Category Archives: General Writing

My Experience Self-Publishing and Some Basic Tips

Several years ago I got fed up with sending out query letter after query letter and decided to publish my own work through Kindle Direct Publishing and Smashwords. My reasoning was pretty simple: it was taking a lot of time,

My Experience Self-Publishing and Some Basic Tips

Several years ago I got fed up with sending out query letter after query letter and decided to publish my own work through Kindle Direct Publishing and Smashwords. My reasoning was pretty simple: it was taking a lot of time,

On Being an Indie Author

So I just launched a Twitter account (@ABAWriting) that will focus exclusively on advertising and promoting my work.  I’ve always hated the idea of advertising, particularly on my personal account where it just seems so out of place.  At the

On Being an Indie Author

So I just launched a Twitter account (@ABAWriting) that will focus exclusively on advertising and promoting my work.  I’ve always hated the idea of advertising, particularly on my personal account where it just seems so out of place.  At the

Guide to Safe Sex Part II: Consent

This is an ongoing series to try to ward off some of the damage Betsy DeVos is going to do to our education system by selling children for profit and staging bear fights.  Part I: Risk can be found here.

Guide to Safe Sex Part II: Consent

This is an ongoing series to try to ward off some of the damage Betsy DeVos is going to do to our education system by selling children for profit and staging bear fights.  Part I: Risk can be found here.

What I Do

There’s been a lot going around about how to best resist our tiny-handed fascist in chief and the horde of Nazis and racists and Nazi racists (redundant?) that he wants to nominate to cabinet positions.  A lot of it is

What I Do

There’s been a lot going around about how to best resist our tiny-handed fascist in chief and the horde of Nazis and racists and Nazi racists (redundant?) that he wants to nominate to cabinet positions.  A lot of it is

LGBTQ Issues and the Harm of Poor Coverage

Today it was announced (though not yet confirmed) that the NWSL’s WNY Flash will be moving to Cary, North Carolina.  This raises a lot of interesting questions, not the least of which is how the league and the team will

LGBTQ Issues and the Harm of Poor Coverage

Today it was announced (though not yet confirmed) that the NWSL’s WNY Flash will be moving to Cary, North Carolina.  This raises a lot of interesting questions, not the least of which is how the league and the team will

Gisele Bündchen is an NFL Mastermind

I was poring over some NFL stats today when I came to a shocking realization: Gisele Bündchen, wife of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, is one of the foremost thinkers when it comes to American Football. We already know that Bündchen

Gisele Bündchen is an NFL Mastermind

I was poring over some NFL stats today when I came to a shocking realization: Gisele Bündchen, wife of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, is one of the foremost thinkers when it comes to American Football. We already know that Bündchen

What Being Nice Gets You: The Long Homophobia of the Buffalo Sabres

This is a story that I think a lot of people have seen pieces of, either from talking to me personally, or from following me on twitter. My battle with the Sabres to see them achieve some degree of inclusiveness

What Being Nice Gets You: The Long Homophobia of the Buffalo Sabres

This is a story that I think a lot of people have seen pieces of, either from talking to me personally, or from following me on twitter. My battle with the Sabres to see them achieve some degree of inclusiveness