NYCM SSC Final Round: And They’ll Tell Two of Their Friends

Well, I made it to the final round. If you’re not in the know, the final round of NYC Midnight challenges you to come up with a story in under 1,250 words given the prompts below, all in under 24 hours. Here’s what I came up with! Genre: Open (I came up with a comedy/drama)Subject: […]


2021 in Review: BOOKS

I read 46 books this year! That’s eleven more than last year. Slowly, I’m creeping back up toward my acceptable average of 50 per year. And what a year it’s been! I read a ton of good books this year. I’ve catalogued a few thoughts about them here, really for myself more than any sort […]

Project Exodus: Summer Writing Challenge

Here was another Destiny 2 writing challenge from our Project Exodus Discord run by someone other than me! Here were the summer-themed prompts put forward by the very talented HiseuminGo: Vacation Skydive Roast Match Fireworks Tropical Pool Challengers could veto two prompts to meet the goal of five and get their prize. Or, if they […]

Project Exodus: Pride Writing Challenge

This challenge was the first one run by someone other than me! We have new mods due to server growth, and these were the prompts put forth by our dear Snips, themed for pride month: Rainbow Camp Identity Preference March Transition Pride Challengers could veto two prompts to meet the goal of five and get […]

Project Exodus: Derelict Writing Challenge

For the past year, I’ve been joining Discord communities during Covid times for… obvious reasons of supplemental socialization. Of these communities, I’ve had the most fun and success in writing and RP servers, and now have one of my own that I like to call home. As an admin, I’ve been organizing writing challenges, and […]

Destiny 2 Short Story: Intermission

r/DestinyJournals AO3 “Look, you know I’m game for anything you want to do. But I think people expected you to get back to your old projects. This new thing of yours—”  “—Of Didi’s.”  “It feels like it’s taking over your life, Marcus.”  “Didi’s life.”  “Fine,” Bast snaps. If this is what it takes to get […]