Now Deleting Sex Drive

Now Deleting Sex Drive

My brother Jon Matos is guest writing today, a flash fiction glimpse of a dystopian future.Jon Matos – @jonmatoswriter on Twitter Odette peed. Her skin resonated with a warmth that climbed to her cheeks. She sighed, grateful for a minute to herself. “Mustang...
Native Son Book Talk #readthe5th

Native Son Book Talk #readthe5th

Does injustice end with one hand-out? Richard Wright questions “pay-it-forward” morality through his novel, ‘Native Son,’ where an awkward racial encounter turns deadly, virtually setting Chicago on fire. Jon and Melissa struggle through a...
The Twilight Zone & Small Screen Sci-Fi

The Twilight Zone & Small Screen Sci-Fi

“You are about to enter another dimension, not only of sight and sound, but of mind.” So began the most iconic sci-fi anthology series in history: 156 episodes over 5 years, and everyone has a favorite. Melissa and Jon reflect on the show’s history,...
Varied Muses – art for my stories

Varied Muses – art for my stories

My muses are odd ducks. My story muse seems to always be with me, spouting ideas easily and constantly, so much so that I have had to learn to sort through it all and only focus on certain things. My poetry muse is stingy and needs to be beaten in to submission to...
Titan Punk: A Ritual Problem

Titan Punk: A Ritual Problem

An actual play post of Dungeon World in a setting inspired by Ancient Greece. I have fallen behind dreadfully in posting about our campaign, so I’m going to just start summarizing for a bit. We did retrieve Patrukia’s play, but in order to do so, we had to...