Across the Generations

Monday, October 7, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode Blink of an Eye
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At Information's Altar

Saturday, October 5, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode The Voyager Conspiracy
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Self-Improvement

Monday, September 30, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode Tinker, Tenor, Doctor, Spy
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The Value of Tradition

Sunday, September 29, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode 11:59
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An Exercise in Futility

Sunday, September 22, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode Course: Oblivion
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Yin and Yang

Saturday, September 21, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode The Year of Hell
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Perchance to Dream

Thursday, September 19, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode Remember
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Nothing to Fear

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode The Thaw
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The Hubris of Creation

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

an essay on the Star Trek: Voyager episode Prototype
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Star Trek: Voyager in Retrospect

Monday, September 16, 2019

in which I announce my intent to write a series of essays on the ten best episodes of Star Trek: Voyager
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Stranger Things Than Stranger Things

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

in which I critique the first season of Stranger Things
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Whatever, Whatever, I Do What I Want

Sunday, September 8, 2019

in which I explore the supposed wisdom in giving up and not caring about what others might think
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And Now for Some Reading Goals

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

in which I announce the completion of the first draft of The Other and my reading plans through the end of the year
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The Other: Home Stretch

Thursday, August 29, 2019

in which I describe the encroaching end of my first draft of The Other
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The Evolution of My Planning Process

Saturday, August 24, 2019

in which I discuss how my planning process has changed through my various novels
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Writing Update on The Other

Friday, August 23, 2019

in which I announce my progress on my new novel The Other
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SF Reading Lists

Sunday, August 18, 2019

in which I recommend and order for reading Le Guin and Miéville novels
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Ursula K Le Guin Biography and More

Saturday, August 17, 2019

in which I describe the Ursula K. Le Guin biography currently available on PBS
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The Shipwright and Other Stories Now Available

Thursday, August 15, 2019

in which I announce the release of The Shipwright and Other Stories
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Free Ebooks

Friday, August 9, 2019

in which I announce the Kindle deal on my ebooks this weekend
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Weekend of Writing

Monday, August 5, 2019

in which I discuss my progress on The Other this weekend
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Schrödinger's City Illustrations Revisited

Saturday, August 3, 2019

in which I re-post the illustrations for Schrödinger's City by Zhivko Zhelev
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Release Update for The Shipwright

Saturday, August 3, 2019

in which I announce a release date change for The Shipwright and Other Stories
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On Writing The Shipwright

Friday, August 2, 2019

in which I describe the events that led to the creation of The Shipwright and Other Stories
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Creative Limitations

Monday, July 8, 2019

in which I describe my progress on The Other
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Writing Update

Thursday, July 4, 2019

in which I reveal that I'm working on a new novel
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Midstream Thoughts on Book of the New Sun

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

in which I share some thoughts on Gene Wolfe's Book of the New Sun series
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How I Got Skyrim to Work on Linux

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

in which I describe my process for getting Skyrim to work on Linux
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Thoughts on My New Thelio by System76

Monday, July 1, 2019

in which I evaluate my first five days of using Linux exclusively for my computing needs
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Where's Matt?

Sunday, June 30, 2019

in which I explain where I've been and a posting plan for this coming week
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The Many Conflations of Jeff Goins

Sunday, June 23, 2019

in which I discuss Jeff Goins's self-help book, Real Artists Don’t Starve
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Creative Types

Thursday, June 20, 2019

in which I muse upon our culture's negative mythology around what it means to be creative
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Further Linux Developments

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

in which I describe a new laptop, a shocking discovery, and what more I've learned about Scribus
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Some Thoughts on Recent Reads

Friday, June 14, 2019

in which I discuss the books I've read over the last few months
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The Fuligin Shroud

Monday, June 10, 2019

in which I describe a curious nighttime phenomenon involving my latest book acquisition
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Reading Update

Sunday, June 9, 2019

in which I discuss my current and planned reading materials
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Scribus Exploration III: Composition Over Inheritance

Sunday, June 9, 2019

in which I explain why I think Scribus is superior to InDesign
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Scribus Exploration II: Laying out a Story

Saturday, June 8, 2019

in which I lay out The Shipwright in Scribus
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Scribus Exploration I: Document Setup and Master Pages

Saturday, June 8, 2019

in which I explore document settings and master pages in Scribus
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Hello Manuskript

Friday, June 7, 2019

in which I describe my migration from Scrivener to Manuskript as my primary composition application
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The Great Linux Migration of 2019

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

in which I describe my endeavors to convert my home computing setup from Mac OSX to Linux
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New Sun

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

in which I discuss my initial impressions of Gene Wolfe's Book of the New Sun
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Beautiful Linux

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

in which I relate my history with Linux and how I am returning to use the operating system
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Tabula Rasa

Sunday, June 2, 2019

in which I explain my plan for re-posting (or, rather, not re-posting) content from my old blog
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A New Home

Sunday, June 2, 2019

in which I announce the new online home for my musings
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