Happy National Coming Out Day!

It’s that day again! I wrote a coming-out story some years ago, and it’s in a book, Can I Sit With You?. Here’s a link to the full story online if you’d like to read it. It’s called “The Sex Change of Zyax II“. True story from my 5th grade life in Houston, Texas in … Continue reading “Happy National Coming Out Day!”

The wtf-ological imperative

On the last day of Open Source Bridge I had a hilarious random encounter. I was taking some notes and making badges while listening to the lightning talks (which were great). A guy came up to me and gave me a post it note where he had written, “Wikipedia:” and then some links to articles … Continue reading “The wtf-ological imperative”

Making up superheroes

Moomin had a lot to say today in the car on the way home from dance class, where they were learning the dance to “Thriller”. I asked him to tell me it all over again when we got home so I could type it and put it on the blog. Maybe he’ll write with me … Continue reading “Making up superheroes”

Castle stories and rainbow drawings

Here is a snippet from an otherwise trashed 2003 notebook. I wrote down a story as Moomin told it and acted it out with little animals and his toy wooden castle. Once upon a time there was a beautiful castle with a flag waving in the air. The handsome prince talked and he said “Hello … Continue reading “Castle stories and rainbow drawings”