Blog Profile / Making Light


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Archived Since:March 23, 2008

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My grandmother's clock

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I have a chiming clock in the house. It was originally my maternal grandmother's, and my mother very kindly gave...

NYC primary elections 2017

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

NYC primary elections are coming up next Tuesday, and there’s actually some interesting action going on in the normally dull...

"If you feel safe now, it's an illusion born of your relationship to power."

4 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

From a post by Logan Rimel, parish administrator at University Lutheran Chapel of Berkeley, Caifornia. I outsourced the sin of...

Open Thread 219

4 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Liberalism can't defeat white supremacy. Only direct action can....

FTL, Y’all

4 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Iron Circus Comics (Spike Trotman’s company) has just announced its next anthology project: FTL, Y’all. Imagine what would happen if...

Open Thread 218

6 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

No, English isn't uniquely vibrant or mighty or adaptable. But it really is weirder than pretty much every other language....

Mosaic face

6 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I love the faces in Byzantine mosaics. I used to make my own Mac icons back in the 1990s, when...

Wealth, risk, and power

9 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

This is a thread I wrote on Twitter, because sometimes it's easier to write about big subjects on very small...

Making Conversation

9 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

This is just to say that my recent essay collection, Making Conversation, is eligible for Best Related Work. Forgive me....

Dori Smith and Tom Negrino

9 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Long ago in Internet time, the well-known tech writer and programmer Dori Smith, a sometime reader hereabouts, did Making Light...

I know what I'm needin', and I don't want to waste more time

11 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Hey, New Yorkers (City and State)! Want health care? There’s a bill making its way through our state legislature that...

Universal Basic Income discussion thread

11 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

There are many things I am not, among them an economist, a futurologist, a historian of labor, (a person who...

Defense in depth

11 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I'm strongly suspecting that New Year's is going to be a time of listicles and advocacy. Everyone's going to be...

And ever morne and may

12 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

As 2016 draws to a close, many of us are looking on it as a year of loss, not just...

Arouse us noble

12 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Out of this darkness, let the unmeasured sword Rising from sleep to execute or crown Rest on our shoulders,...

Texts, 2016

12 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Luke 2:1-14, Anglo-Saxon (via): Soþlice on þam dagum wæs geworden gebod fram þam casere Augusto, þæt eall ymbehwyrft wære tomearcod....

Rogue One SPOILER thread

12 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

We know the context here. Somewhere else, the simple story is about to begin: the brave farmboy with secret gifts,...

Taking it back

Save me from a villainous imagination; Deliver me from my friends. — Barenaked Ladies, "Take it Back" CW: references to...

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