It's About Depression and Suicide Because One of my Heroes is Gone.

Note: I talk about my experiences with depression and suicidal leanings. I talk about some of it in detail. I know how that can affect people with those issues, so if it might be a problem, might want to give everything after the fourth paragraph a pass. Do your self-care,…

Vagabond Wanner, Day One: Family Reunions

Short drive today. Three hours over Fourth of July and Lookout Passes from CDA, Idaho to Missoula, Montana. Busted my fat ass loading up my car with my shit, 80% books, in the “morning”, by which I mean sometime after 1pm. Also, it was supposed to be three hours, but…

Star Wars, Fandom, and Frustration

I have been a Star Wars fan since I was a small child running around with sticks hitting my brother. I wasn’t the greatest brother, but neither was he. My writing grew as an extension of my love for all things Star Wars. I wrote fan fiction (we called…

Long Overdue Update: The Past and What's to Come

In lieu of another chapter of The Hero with a Thousand Faces, I feel we need to have a sit down. Well, mostly I need to disseminate some information, and I didn’t read this weeks chapter. So, for a timeline, on the 27th, I put down my dog. He…

Women, by Joseph Campbell (Hero with a Thousand Faces)

Today I bring you two parts, as per our usual agreement. We'll be covering The Meeting with the Goddess and Woman as The Temptress. There's a lot of incest, which I'll mostly gloss over because it's getting a little old hat. I'm trying out a different system for writing these,…