Being Black and Female in Steampunk

Being Black and Female in Steampunk

When I started getting into steampunk a couple of years ago, my first question was “There’s no slavery in this, right?” I was met with a very emphatic “NO!” It’s not like I didn’t have a right to ask. Any hobby that takes bits and pieces from a century that...
#FearlessFridays: Sylvia Rivera

#FearlessFridays: Sylvia Rivera

Every Friday in June, we’re honoring Pride Month by featuring a member of the LGBTQ community. First up: Puerto Rican/Venezuelan trans activist Sylvia Rivera! In 1969, Rivera took part in the Stonewall Uprising, protesting a police raid of the Stonewall Inn, a...
Adventure Goddesses Launch in Cincinnati

Adventure Goddesses Launch in Cincinnati

In a cozy game shop just north of Cincinnati, a group of adventurers meet monthly to hone their GMing skills. This peer support circle for women and non-gender conforming folks provides a supportive environment for each person in the group will take a turn at being...

Indie Games 101, pt. 2

I’m back with some more indie game recommendations for you! This time all of the recommendations are pretty short games, ranging from 45min to 3 hours! The Haunted Island, A Frog Detective Game  Website: https://frogdetective.net/ Release Date: 2018 Developer: inkle...

Indie Games 101

Introduction I grew up playing video games with my friends, but around middle school I stopped feeling like there were as many games “for me” and I found other things to do with my time. But then in the end of college I started hearing about indie games for the first...
NaNoWriMo: Week 3

NaNoWriMo: Week 3

_________________________________________ Hello, friends! And welcome to week three of NaNoWriMo! – We are about two thirds of the way through the month, which means there’s only the rest of this and next week left to go on your novels… *Cue furious...