On the IR

Injured Reserve. Out 4-6. Benched. Scratched. Sports terms. True to the geriatric patient I've been in my heart for years, my crippled body has begun to break down. I needed foot surgery. Sexy. I know. The surgery itself is neither here nor there. I just wanted to drop a line to show you this very serious and [...]

Piper Paints Stuff

In the fall of 2015 I waked into a Pier 1, saw a print of a lovely oversized multicolored bird, began envisioning how bright and happy my living room would look with it, and promptly shriveled up and perished when looking at the price tag. Defiant, I marched over half a block to the Michael's [...]

How’d You Get Over Here? You Must Be Lost

Unless you're interested in lady-created media, nerd culture, and thoroughly enjoy a good RPG. Then welcome home, fellow geek. I'm Piper C.J., gamer, folklorist, contract consultant, digital archivist, freelance writer, crime-fighter, hiker, dog mom, gourmet chef, and probably some other things that may or may not be true. Stay as long as you want and [...]