“Preferred” prounouns? No. Pronouns.

This isn’t a geeky pop culture entry. I keep meaning to get one of those written, and I feel bad that I keep asking everyone to take rain checks. But in this case, I have some social justicey stuff to…

I want to play serious games.

[Ed. note: This was not the post I intended to write today, that post is still coming, but I’m trying to bash the ideas into shape. 🙂 ] I want to play serious games.  And I take games seriously. I’m…

Minefields and school dances.

How do you define sex? No.  It’s a serious question.  See, I think that before you and I can talk about sex (especially in something as serious and complicated as a game) we need to be on the same page…

Matchbox Girls: Origins (Guest Post)

Today is Guest Post day from Chrysoula Tzavelas (who authored last week’s 52 Book Challenge book).  She’s amazing, and this post is awesome! ***************** Once upon a time, over a decade ago, I wasn’t just a gamer. I didn’t just play games….

Three points define a curve, math aphorism and life philosophy.

This is one of those times I’m going to write a serious entry.  I’m going to talk about kyriarchy, and some feminist principles.  I’ll try not to get too polemic, but this is one of those things that’s pretty close…