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The Art of Becoming: a Fanfiction Journey

Apparently, we’re having another round of “that’s just fanfiction.” Implying that fanfiction is below prowriting quality standards and should be dismissed, and that if you want to insult a prowriting piece, just call it fanfiction. For those that live under … Continue reading

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Unhappily Beautiful: How Body Shame Burned Me Out

I said nothing as the woman sitting across from me mused that shaving one’s legs in the sink was the ultimate defining moment of womanhood. Whose womanhood? Perhaps only her own, perhaps only the other socio-economically privileged, mostly white women … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web: April 15th Edition

I decided to add “equality” given that I do read a lot of articles with intersectionality that cover stopping a lot of -isms, and they are all equally important. As always, these are links that I found interesting and you … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web: April 8th Edition

Things that I found that were interesting around the web. Your mileage may vary. Me 4 Lesser-Known Conferences That Deserve Your Attention in 2013 Heck, yes, MozCon got a shout-out! Plus, quote by me. Introducing Moz Reader! I love working … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web: Big O’ Link-ing

So it’s been a while — too long — since I’ve made one of these posts, which means, I’m going to just do a link dump without my usual explanations so I can hurry things along and get to the … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web: Sept 20th Edition

Interesting stuff I found around the web. Me • Chicks Dig GeekGirlCon A great review of GeekGirlCon ’12 from Sheena, who was on the Chicks Dig Comics panel with me. Comic Books • Captain Marvel: DeConnick on Carol Danvers and … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web: Sept 13th Edition

While surfing the web, I found some interesting stuff. You may really like; you may not. That’s how this thing goes. Comic Books • The Insult that Made a Man Out of “Marcy” Gail Simone takes on stereotypes about female … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web: Sept 5th Edition

Links that I found across the web and enjoy. YMMV. Me • Social vs SEO Lecture Series I did a webinar on SEO and Social Media and how we need to work together. Comic Books • Dark Knight Rises and … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Around the Web 6/25-7/2/12

It’s back. My collection of random linkage from around the web that I enjoy. YMMV. Me GeekGirlCon • Geeks Among Us: GeekGirlCon Check out this interview with me about GeekGirlCon and our group’s secret origins. Economy • The Afterlife of … Continue reading

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What Men’s Fitness’ Hate-On About Cosplay Teaches Us: Sexism Hurts Everyone

When I first saw the “article” about cosplay from Men’s Fitness, I shrugged it off as immature linkbait.1 It wasn’t worth my time to argue with a troll, and I’m sure as hell not linking back to it. (Which is … Continue reading

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