Prioritize The Shit Out Of This: A Series

My favorite line in “The Martian” trailer, uttered by Matt Damon, is “I’m going to have to science the shit out of this.” — Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) June 17, 2015 “I’m going to have to science the shit out of this.” has been on loop in my head since I first saw the Martian…

Miserable Stories and Why You Should Tell Them

Just recently, I’ve rediscovered anime. I’ve fallen out of it for years, much of it the same ol’ same ol’. But now, the latest exports from Japan have really stepped up in telling very sophisticated and absolutely miserable sob fests. One of my favorites is Death Parade. The title of the show is absurd. The opening…

[Guest Post] Sarah Madison asks does the dog die?

Please help me in welcoming a woman I have found incredibly fascinating, Sarah Madison! Today, she is talking to a topic near and dear to my heart, fuzzy four-legged babies and their perils in fiction! I’m not what you’d call a tough gal. Oh sure, I’ve wrestled a python to administer a dewormer, and carried…