occasional essays on various topics

Recent updates:
2021.1006: Four cookbooks
2021.0930: The Sculptor
2021.0917: 2015 Skandies #9, 10, 12, 14
2021.0910: 2015 Skandies #3, 5, 6, 8
2021.0905: The Feminine Mystique

interactive fiction
stories in which you get to participate

Endless, Nameless: my IF magnum opus
Narcolepsy: Xyzzy for Best Writing
Varicella: four Xyzzies, including Best Game
Photopia: voted best IF of all time (2015 poll)
...and several more

conventional prose
stuff you can read without entering commands

my novel, Ready, Okay!
the ever-popular Wikipedia Brown, Boy Detective
a ton of juvenilia
...and various odds and ends

now playing: Evil Creatures

Recent updates:
2014.07: part ten: “Thickly Settled”
2014.03: part nine: “More Than Meets the Eye II”
2012.08: part eight: “Fortune Teller”
2012.05: part seven: “Explosions”
2011.09: part six: “Room Service”

new adventures in lo‑fi

Most recent updates:
Radio K: Ask/Tell #11 (2018.0809)
Radio K: Calen‑deliria #2 (2019.1211)

…plus some rock and/or roll songs

restaurant and cookbook reviews

Most recent updates:
2021.1019: 7  Baby Doll Pizza (Portland)
2021.1018: 8  Lil’ Shalom (Portland)
2021.1017: 13  the Antojitos House (Hillsboro)
2021.1016: 13  Bamboo Sushi
2021.1015: 9  La Tehuana (Portland)

stuff that didn’t fit anywhere else

Most recent updates:
2021.0930: Annotated list of favorite songs
2021.0629: 2021 Lyttle Lytton winners
2020.0629: 2020 Lyttle Lytton winners
2019.0715: 2019 Lyttle Lytton winners
2015.0417: ’70s Mondrian

contact information
should you want to email me for some reason
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