2019-01-18: so currently avoiding blogging by talking about why I prefer blogging over fiction writing?

2019-01-18: And so I felt super gross about the idea and myself for… oh, a year. By that time I …

2019-01-18: And I was still in the first draft. There had been a bunch of revisions, but it was still the first …

2019-01-18: Part of the hesitation on new fiction is right before 2016, I wrote the second novel and, frankly, …

2019-01-18: I told a friend last week I was debating new fiction and so instead I’ve been blogging my ass off to …

2019-01-18: But with the same takes it’s just like I can understand or verbalize those takes better. The pain …

2019-01-18: It’s weird going back to movies I haven’t seen in years to then see again and blog about. Especially …

2019-01-03: Any app developers looking for a genius idea TM. I can’t code at all but I just stumbled into …

2018-12-15: Audience I’ve been having an audience funk for a couple years now. Blogreadership audience. I’ve …

2018-11-29: This morning I fully intended to drawer some upcoming Stop Button posts–the Halloween summary …

2018-11-25: Novel thoughts. Wokka wokka. Latest bad idea—and by bad, I mean, it’s one of those “oh, wait, this bad idea is possible to …

2018-11-22: Charlie Brown Thanksgiving > Christmas I have an AmazonBasics generic Moleskine with page after page of list after list of possible …

2018-11-21: Turf Wars first impression Okay, really weird thing with Spider-Man: Turf Wars? The way Spider-Man talks smack to the Maggia …

2018-11-20: Talking myself out of a purchase I’m trying to convince myself I need to get a 500 GB SSD to run as a boot drive on my MacBook …

2018-11-19: Bad movie trailers I want to enjoy watching the movie trailers. I wasn’t cynical about new movies until about …

2018-11-18: Apparently I miss Bento I try to use less apps. Crossover functionality. It’s easier to do three things in one app …

2018-11-05: Morning commute playlist Flaws, Bastille Hyperballad, The Twilight Singers Mr. Superlove, The Afghan Whigs Falling, Julee …

2018-10-30: $999 is about as cheap a Mac Mini (functionally) can get The user upgradeable RAM in the Mac Mini is great and all but that 128 gb hard drive is a stinker. …

2018-10-26: First thoughts on Red Dead Redemption 2 Almost an hour into Red Dead 2. Up to the bow and arrow training. The gunfight was cool. Intense. …

2018-10-17: Zoom zoom I’m a little more on-board with “Flash” after the second episode. Though if …

2018-10-15: Supergirl's off to a better-than-expected start “Supergirl” Season Four starts like an apology for Season Three. Though, Rhona Mitra is …

2018-10-15: I need a winter commute jacket I think my winter coat is at least 15 years old. I don’t think this one from my dad. I used to take …

2018-10-10: Flash learns no lessons Can a TV show have a bad streak and then bounce back. Did I miss a really good season of …

2018-10-09: Forgiving Nick Cave I decided this morning, as I put on The Boatman’s Call, I’m going to forgive Nick Cave. …

2018-10-01: #SpiderManPS4 waterlogued

2018-09-28: #spidermanps4 waterlogued

2018-09-27: More #spidermanps4 waterlogues

2018-09-27: Waterlogued New York. Well #spidermanps4 New York

2018-09-24: Waterlogued

2018-09-24: On Raphael on Abrams on Kubrick. Sadly not J.J. Frederic Raphael reviews a Stanley Kubrick bio I’ve always been terrified at the prospect of a …

2018-09-19: Criterion's December is boring but Brewster McCloud is cool and Body Snatchers makes me sad I’m bored as ever with Criterion’s December slate. Especially since I’m getting …

2018-09-19: So, like, if you make fun of poor people, are you a humanist? On my list of peeves–which aren’t really pet anymore and just further infuriate about, …

2018-05-05: Comics marathoning I’ve been reading the old DC Star Trek comics–the eighties series—for maybe the past …

2018-05-04: Providence Unboxing It hath arrived

2018-05-02: movie watching malaise, 2018 edition I think I’m getting into a movie funk again. I don’t keep track of how often they happen …

2018-05-01: I’m not sure if I’ve ever had comics “grades” on Comics Fondle. I may have …

2018-05-01: Best of Luck on Future Projects I’m trying to figure out what I want to write right now. Not what to write at this moment, but …

2018-04-30: nostalgia Trek I just finished reading the Marvel Star Trek comic from the early eighties. I didn’t read The Motion …

2018-04-30: Raspberries are kind of a madeleine for me. I’m not entirely sure why—every time I have one, I …

2018-04-26: I love how it’s gotten to the point I’ll read a WSJ article before a NY Times just …

2018-04-26: Of all the easily provable perjury from Trump, Trump appointees, Trump supporters to …

2018-04-26: A new Superman movie is about the only DCEU prospect I’m enthusiastic about. Only if Amy Adams …

2018-04-25: I’ve been trying a post a day on Micro.blog. I think I’ve tried a post a day on …

2018-04-24: Thanks to MacOS–though it was really an OS X feature–being able to repartition on the …

2018-04-23: Synology DS918+, sixteen days later For the past couple weeks, I’ve been the happy owner of a Synology DS918+. I’d had a …

2018-03-13: My blog archiving is a hidden shame–zine’ing the Sum Up posts is fine, but the blog …

2018-02-28: currently feeling dumb for not being able to get visualeditor for mediawiki working on an ubuntu …

2018-02-28: Does anyone have a wiki farm they recommend? Paid’s okay though free’d be great. I could …

2018-02-28: I wanted to be done drafting a couple posts by the end of the month. I just finished. I’m a little …

2018-02-24: I paper edit the sum up posts for stop button and I always forget to put page numbers on them. …

2018-02-23: The James Dean thing. I just watched GIANT for a blogathon (post up Sunday). I’d never seen …

2018-02-21: 918 words about writing I wrote instead of getting ready for bed One of the anti-panic attack mindfulness things I liked when panic attacks were frequent was the …

2018-02-19: I’m having a depression-y panic attack. Or was. It’s mostly passed. Not sure what …

2018-02-18: How hasn’t HIGHLANDER gotten a multimedia relaunch? How hard can it be to get it out there. …

2018-02-16: This issue (5) has the editor talking about how the Brothers would like negative feedback. I’ve read …

2018-02-14: now that I’m thoroughly depressed with reality, time to play the teenage mutant ninja turtles …

2018-02-13: reread I’ve been rereading Love and Rockets. Not just rereading it but rereading my reread. Instead of …

2018-02-11: VLC 3.0: Ho hum VLC hit 3.0. With a possibly new icon? The pre-3 desktop app’s been a disaster lately. It …

2018-02-08: Guided reading on LOVE AND ROCKETS #4 would probably be amazing. At least for Jaime. His panels need …

2018-02-02: Doing laundry: one of the wife’s tank top type things is hand wash only. Yet the sweater is …

2018-01-30: I miss when VLC was the best app I used. Now it’s buggier than hell.

2018-01-26: Decided not to wait until its warmer for the days’ run. Three degrees isn’t going to …

2018-01-20: On the other hand the bro who’s walking around talking about going to Samsung and wow is he …

2018-01-20: Sixth in line to drop off an iPhone for battery replacement. So far the line hasn’t moved at all. …

2018-01-17: Still wondering why I can’t find a stipend to sit and watch Bergman movies

2018-01-17: I’m in a generative malaise. Even with a year-long project for Comics Fondle and a workable schedule …

2018-01-15: I wish I’d been better at science. I imagine science has got to at least be more interesting …

2018-01-14: So I’m doing this LOVE AND ROCKETS thing. The worst part (worst just being a word here)? The …

2018-01-14: So I wanted to do Love and Rockets, but there’s something missing without Jim. In blogging in …

2018-01-14: But LOVE & ROCKETS was a bond with my friend Jim and I. Jim died in 2014. Very unexpectedly. …

2018-01-14: This week I start the LOVE & ROCKETS project. I don’t even know what it is yet, only that …

2018-01-10: Maybe Enchantress was planned for INJUSTICE 2 before SUICIDE SQUAD bombed but the game play is …

2018-01-10: taking a couple weeks off (maybe less) and then getting started on the third Eleanor Parker sum-up. …

2018-01-10: MAJOR CRIMES has been something like a guilty pleasure. Or a sometimes pleasurable obligation. The …

2018-01-07: First trip to the Apple store for service in years. First time I’m not sure I trust the geniuses. …

2018-01-02: I’m not a believer in New Year’s resolutions. Seems arbitrary and performative. I’m shocked there’s …

2018-01-01: I’m having this awkward moment where I’m worried about a medication side effect but …

2017-12-30: Stats One of the projects for 2018 is looking at Stop Button stats. Looking at is in writing about, I …

2017-12-24: X-men grand design is way too good

2017-12-24: This season of CURB just became worth it for the Shucker.

2017-12-23: I’ve had enough reminders today I’m not good at being social.

2017-12-23: cool shit I’m back to actively archiving The Stop Button. Because me shittalking a Friday the 13th needs to be …

2017-12-22: is BRIGHT worth hate-watching? I was thinking yes, but enough people are throwing dung on Ayer…

2017-12-22: I’m trying some emulation stuff (of flipping Android) to make sure I don’t lose use of …

2017-12-21: I just realized I’m still paying AT&T for this iPhone 6s. Paying the same amount for a phone …

2017-12-20: I failed 2016. I failed 2017. 2018 has no great potential. It actually has less. Because I’ve burnt …

2017-12-19: I’m either sad or panicked. I thought getting some movie blog stuff done would make me feel… …

2017-12-19: I’m seeing all these what’s good in 2017. Mine’s shit. Starting in May or so it’s all been going to …

2017-12-19: Not because I don’t think the wonderful mutuals could handle it but because they could and I can’t …

2017-12-19: The plus of having a (relative but not enough to get verified) amount of twitter followers is I’ve …

2017-12-15: I nearly got my to do list done today, which isn’t bad given the sheer amount of things I didn’t …

2017-07-14: Having some thoughts about what to do with the micro blog; requires a #hashtag system; need to look …

2017-06-25: Done imaging the latest Time Machine backup (the user folder anyway) and BBEdit scripts restored. …

2017-06-25: Most of the “setup” for making the slow, tiny-hard drive MBA into a primary computer is …

2017-06-25: Carbon Copy Cloner is finally copying files after ascertaining the number of files. Only doing the …

2017-06-24: Last try

2017-06-24: Why isn’t this working…

2017-06-24: Test

2017-06-15: I seem to be seeing all my personal technology age, wither, crash, fail. It’s all happening at …

2017-06-06: I haven’t been listening to as many podcasts lately. I mean, I’m picking up some more as …

2017-05-22: A handful of problems aside–almost mostly that awful song–Supergirl had a nice finish …

2017-05-14: I mostly listen to Apple related podcasts. For the last few months, since the announcement of the …

2017-05-13: Just got a notifcation from Wordpress about booming hits! Yes, when you get eighteen hits one day, …

2017-05-02: Two things about “The Flash” tonight. First, Killer Frost–even with a Matrix …

2017-05-01: just think how good alan moore would have been at writing comic text books. cinema purgatorio is a …

2017-05-01: Thread from Feminista Jones on what’s wrong with being called feminine. (Nothing, obviously, …

2017-04-30: I’m not sure I’m going to keep doing micro blog posts about Sunday comics fondle posts. …

2017-04-30: The Fantagraphics superhero line wasn’t very impressive right off and Bullwhip is more like …

2017-04-30: I hate coming up with tweets for comic book reviews. Hate it. Should just endlessly hashtag but …

2017-04-30: More of my griping about The New York Times, which honestly started with their crappy Apple hit …

2017-04-30: So Copperhead I can remember because it’s been gone for so long and is back with a new artist. …

2017-04-30: One problem with waiting to post all the week’s comic reading at once. I have no idea what to …

2017-04-30: I’ve decided–I can’t remember when, but sometime last week, I was going to do …

2017-04-30: A twitter thread talking about ableism and how “positive” messages from abled people …

2017-04-29: We just watched Tunnel, which is my third South Korean film from 2016. It’s the best one …

2017-04-29: I try to use Pixelmator as much as I can as opposed to Photoshop CS6. The CS6 license is a …

2017-04-28: Of my regular podcasts, “TMO Daily Observations” has stayed a regular, even through my …

2017-04-28: I’ve had two hits on the stupid Sheena post, maybe one more “syndicated,” though I …

2017-04-28: Once again, I’m doing really well with hits from Bolivia. Not sure why. If it keeps up though, …

2017-04-28: A Nick Cave interview at “GQ.” Probably exceptionally depressing given his recent life …

2017-04-28: I have a very long watch list I’ve been assembling of movies. Somewhat fatalistically since …

2017-04-27: I got the great idea to write 800 words about my tortoise dying. So that’s an upbeat way to …

2017-04-27: I’ve been gagging re: The New York Times for years now; their 9/11 coverage, their Iraq War II …

2017-04-27: A thread from one of the creators of SafetyPinBox responding to some of the nonsensical crap …

2017-04-26: New post on Summing Up. Going to a weekly schedule for that blog. Long form colloquial, but …

2017-04-26: I’ve been having a hard time with the longer format stuff on The Stop Button, mostly because …

2017-04-26: New comic post on Alien: Dead Orbit by the awesome James Stokoe. He did Orc Stain, which was great. …

2017-04-26: Cat owning observation. Do my cats who came from shelter/store (i.e. had previous owners) think I am …

2017-04-25: Brett Ranter and Michael De Luca producing a Madonna smear-biopic is as early eighties levels of …

2017-04-25: Someone in Bolivia has looked at 354 posts on The Stop Button today, which is a little weird. Also …