The Best Lessons I Learned from Terry Pratchett

As I mentioned a little bit ago, I’m a huge Terry Pratchett fan. The Discworld novels have gotten me through some rough spots in my life. They’re hilarious and fantastic (in the traditional sense, i.e. full of fantasy, as well as the modern sense) and just...just the best.  One thing I didn’t mention though? They’re …

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Why the Urge to Jump in on Food Shaming Means you Should Re-evaluate your Life

So. #Bagelgate is a thing. If you are not caught up on your utterly inane internet controversies, someone tweeted about bread-sliced bagels - that is, bagels that are sliced into thin strips like a loaf of bread. For whatever reason, the internet hive mind decided that this was the next Big Food Controversy, on par …

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Cats and Balloons, Or How I Accidentally Let Evil into my Home – A Loki Story

My birthday was yesterday. At work, some of my lovely co-workers gave me a ton of soda, bought me lunch and a snack, and gave me some foil balloons. It was a great time, and I had a ton of fun at work because of it - always good to feel appreciated. As I left …

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