My favorite lady in video games, Jane McGonigal, thinks that video games are a great way to improve humanity. I have been using video games on and off, recreationally and as an antidepressant, for a long time. Dealing with one’s problems is tough sometimes. It requires mindless pursuits. I like walks, mostly. But when I have […]Read more "Final Fantasy XIV is the anti-video-game. And therapeutic! Also some irreverent and/or gaming people."
One of my old jobs was as a Mac Genius (the ones featured in the South Park episode as oracles) in Albuquerque and Colorado. Those people who know me well understand that this was a formative experience for me – it taught me a lot of social skills, a lot of conversational skills, and a […]Read more "This little digital divide o’ mine."