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For Skylark. Awesome coming soon.

Nishiki Beach

On the list of things I’ll miss about Iki, this one is pretty high up there. Pristine water, soft, clean sand, and plankton that glows at night. My favorite place on the island.

Going Up

And up and up, Mr. Sendak.

So Stereotypical

Days like these, I’m all, “Oh yeah, I live in Japan.” And then on my left I hear four Taiwanese folks talking about Ming architecture in Mandarin, and I get confused again. At… Continue reading


I do loff you lots. In Tokyo until the 30th (Japan Time). Try not to miss me too much. Oh wait, I will still be twitter-ific. 😀

Crazy Important Thoughts of an Exhausted Writer

If I sleep five more minutes, will I feel five-minuteser awake? What is the meaning of “google”? Don’t worry about the dishes until they start to smell. Maybe not even then. FAVORITE PEN… Continue reading

Early November on the Island

Apparently this is what fall looks like. It’s a comfortable 23 degrees Celsius right now. I’d call that a win.

It’s just the way things go, I guess. Or something.

I didn’t see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by… Continue reading

Driving stick: A not-so-cautionary tale

First of all: I’m back from Korea! WOO. Yes, it was awesome. And yes, eventually I will get my butt in gear and write a few blogs about the experience and it’s awesome.… Continue reading

Special Guest Crit: Meghan Conrad

Super Editor Meghan Conrad is offering a 5000 word critique of erotica, romance, scifi, fantasy, or historical via RANDOM DRAWING for Crits for Water. THIS DRAWING IS CLOSED. Please don’t enter for it! About Meghan:… Continue reading