Goodness, this interview with Daniel Mallory Ortberg is giving me all the "yep, me too" gender feels.
EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK at my GDC Narrative Innovation Showcase microtalk https://cybre.space/media/IuNiI76jfsdVtMk_gqY
basically, a friend went to a bbq joint for lunch on monday, and long story short, my phone ended up suggesting "Solutions" as the word to go after "Gender," cuz of course gender is going to get involved in any discussion between two trans people, so i went with it, and ve responded with...
so guess what i worked on tonight
that's about all i can say about that
Being in my thirties has, in one sense, brought stronger self-acceptance, but with that comes a shrinking of my perceived possibility space.
Like, I have a better handle on what my strengths and weaknesses are, but I also miss believing, for instance, that I could one day run my own successful game company, you know?
social media etiquette Show more
As a rule, I try not to reshare stuff on social media that's just a screencap off of another social media site (e.g. tweets on tumblr, tumblr posts on facebook), especially if a) the original author isn't attributed, or b) a transcription of the screencapped text isn't included.
I know I shouldn't get as annoyed by this practice as I am, but ugh.
game industry sass Show more
Game industry people: I feel like we're finally starting to realise crunch is bad!
Me: Um, didn't ea_spouse happen like 14 years ago?
The fifth annual Gender Census is now open until 1st March 2018!
It's for anyone whose genders (or lack thereof) aren't described by the M/F binary. It's pretty short and easy, and the results are useful in academia, business, and self-advocacy.
I wrote a blog post about the new game I'm just starting to work on, and how my game ideas in general start from either content or form: http://squinky.me/2018/01/30/designing-from-form-vs-content/
being salty Show more
Pet peeve: when people say "[normative desire] is human nature" when they really mean "[normative desire] is good for people who desire [normative desire]"
Global game jam game, queer af content, trans protagonist, feelings, video games Show more
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