Lore of Warcraft Chapter 4 – Worgen Starting Area

Every race in World of Warcraft that begins at level 1 has their own, unique starting areas. These areas usually only cover levels 1-5, but some races are locked into starting areas that last up to level 15 or so. This post covers the storyline of the starting area of Worgen. I hope you enjoy … Read moreLore of Warcraft Chapter 4 – Worgen Starting Area

Lore of Warcraft: Chapter 3 – Golbin Starting Area

Every race in World of Warcraft that begins at level 1 has their own, unique starting areas. These areas usually only cover levels 1-5, but some races are locked into starting areas that last up to level 15 or so. This post covers the storyline of the starting area of Goblins. I hope you enjoy … Read moreLore of Warcraft: Chapter 3 – Golbin Starting Area

Lore of Warcraft: Chapter 2 – Alliance Starting Areas

Every race in World of Warcraft that begins at level 1 has their own, unique starting areas. These areas usually only cover levels 1-5, though many still go into areas that are unique to their race. This post covers the storyline of the starting area of Humans, Dwarves, Night Elves, Gnomes, and Draenei. (Goblins, along … Read moreLore of Warcraft: Chapter 2 – Alliance Starting Areas

Lore of Warcraft: Chapter 1 – Horde Starting Areas

Every race in World of Warcraft that begins at level 1 has their own, unique starting areas. These areas usually only cover levels 1-5, though many still go into areas that are still unique to their race. This post covers the storyline of the starting area of Orcs, Forsaken, Tauren, Trolls, and Blood Elves. (Goblins, … Read moreLore of Warcraft: Chapter 1 – Horde Starting Areas

Announcing Lore of Warcraft – A New Series

It’s no secret that World of Warcraft’s in-game lore is a mess. Thanks to changes made in Cataclysm, almost all of the 1-60 zones are set immediately after the events of the Cataclysm. The only exception is the Pandaria starting zone (1-15ish) which is set at the beginning of the Mists of Pandaria. Which means … Read moreAnnouncing Lore of Warcraft – A New Series

Moving to Scotland

*dusts off the old blog* Turns out I have something to write about again. I’m moving to Scotland! More specifically, my fiancé Lloyd, my two kids, and I are moving to Scotland. Not yet, sadly. The process is… complicated. We’re looking at a timeline of about two years – at least. There are sooo many things … Read moreMoving to Scotland

The Revolutionary Realness of Amanda Palmer

The first Amanda Palmer song I ever heard was at Cat’s house. We were watching music videos on Youtube, and she turned to me and said, “Have you ever heard of Amanda Palmer? Oh you’ll love her.” And she played me this song. The lights go on, spelling out one word: “Amanda”. This woman swaggers … Read moreThe Revolutionary Realness of Amanda Palmer

How meeting the Goddess made me an atheist

People often ask me to talk about my history, and my journey to atheism. As many know, I grew up religious. Not just religious. I grew up fundamentalist Christian. I also used to be extremely conservative and right-wing. Now I’m a bleeding heart liberal secular humanist and feminist. It’s quite a transition, and, honestly, there’s … Read moreHow meeting the Goddess made me an atheist

RIP Discordkitty, or how I very nearly completed the #WoWIronman challenge and what eventually killed me

I first heard about the World of Warcraft Ironman challenge back in Cataclysm, and have always kinda wanted to try it ever since. The challenge is to basically: Reach max level without dying. No spec. No talents. No glyphs. No gear better than junk or common quality. No dungeons. No grouping up. No XP buffs. No … Read moreRIP Discordkitty, or how I very nearly completed the #WoWIronman challenge and what eventually killed me

RooshV, feminism, and the new rules of romance

This is a post about how feminism changed romance, and one man confused and embittered by the new rules. RooshV. It’s a name you might have heard. RooshV (real name: Daryush Valizadeh) is an infamous anti-feminist, “Pick-Up Artist”(PUA), and self-admitted rapist who’s known mostly for his extremist misogynistic views, views he expresses loudly and often both on … Read moreRooshV, feminism, and the new rules of romance