Browsing All posts tagged under »spoilers«

Gaze. Wonder. Marvel.

July 25, 2014 by


This is beautiful. But I feel there’s not enough Hawkeye.  

The Explanation is Not Important

February 3, 2014 by


Someone linked me to this comic. Not the whole thing. Just this strip in particular. I don’t know why. I no longer know who. I don’t have the slightest idea what’s going on. But it makes me laugh anyway. One day I’ll probably read the rest of the comic, and perhaps then I’ll understand. In […]

Camp “Fuck You, I’m a Wizard”

September 23, 2013 by


  So I’m clearly not the first to put these two ideas together… 😛  

Press Here

August 7, 2013 by


I was wandering down State Street in Los Altos last week (mostly because there’s a diner there called Rick’s Cafe). Part of the street is closed at the moment, which the city seems to have taken as a cue to turn it into a playground with fake grass and toys and chalk for drawing on […]

This. This is What I’m Writing About

December 13, 2012 by


People keep asking me what the book is about. There are lots of different answers to that, but the core of the story — it’s about the friendship between these two guys.* Friendship, swearing, and alcohol. It’s at least remotely possible this book is not YA.   * Just so we’re clear. The two guys […]

I Need a Conspiracy

December 11, 2012 by


I have spent the last few weeks trying to figure out how the last third of the book goes. My original outline for that part of the book was all of seventy words long, so you’ll understand it needed some expansion. I mean, my outlines at the best of times are usually a couple of […]

Am Thinking of Skipping Christmas and Staging a Nerf War

December 10, 2012 by


Arkem: The present is for you and for Rick and Paul. Mostly for you. Me: Wait — if it is for them too I should wait until they are here. Probably. Arkem: It’s really three presents. So you could have your surprise. And then you could surprise them. Me: Ooh. That sounds like fun. I […]