What’s The Furthest Place From Here?

Prologue This poem was inspired by a line I read in the graphic novel What’s the furthest place from here? The line goes: All the things we have will be buried in the ground. Then everything we lose will once more be found. The idea really took off after a recent trip I took to…

The Best Graphic Novel For Pride Month 

(And Other Recommendations) There’s no better way to celebrate pride than to support LGBTQ+ individuals. This pride I’m choosing to celebrate by supporting LGBTQ+ authors and artists by buying, reading, and sharing some of their graphic novels. I’ve owned a few of these graphic novels for a while now, including the popular Heartstopper series that…

Why I Rescue My Reptiles (And Don’t Buy Them)

I’ve cared for five reptiles now. Four were rescued from BeWild, and one was purchased at Petsmart. I love my leopard gecko Angel, the one I purchased at the pet store, but if I knew then what I know now I would’ve never purchased him the way I did. Why did I switch from buying…

Goodnight Ángel

I don’t really know how to start this. My little leopard gecko friend Anny passed away recently, April 28, 2022. The most important thing to me is to remember my little buddy and all the amazing times he gave me. Even though it can be easy to dismiss the passing of my Ángel because he’s…

Spirit Phone by Lemon Demon (Explained)

Spirit Phone is the seventh album released by Lemon Demon. Neil Cicierega, the man who is Lemon Demon, says this album started production back in 2008. The final product was released in 2016. Spirit Phone consists of 14 tracks and 13 bonus tracks (it’s no wonder the project took 8 years to finish). The genres…

Leopard Gecko Care Worksheets

I made some care worksheets to make caring for my leopard geckos simpler. It helps a lot during vet trips and makes day to day care as efficient as possible. I made a video, that you can watch here, on how to use them. If you think them useful feel free to share! Until Next…

What is Cryptosporidium? (Leopard Gecko Update)

If you’ve been keeping up with this blog you know that Sybil is one of my leopard geckos with Metabolic Bone Disease, and she recently had a decline in health. The vet and I initially believed it was due to her MBD, since that’s an obvious health problem of hers, but we wanted to be…

I Don’t Feel Bad About Taking Breaks Anymore

“ If creating more means living less, I don’t think that’s worth it.” In my most recent podcast with PME, which you can find here, we talked about how much we’ve both changed in our two years of creating. The topic of creating consistently came up and I realized this was something I needed to…

The Vanishing Half Book Review

This book wasn’t about the ending. It wasn’t about some major reunion where Stella realizes she lost so much more than she gained from pretending to be white. Stella knew that she had made an irreversible decision.