American Writer, Photographer, and Website Designer. Former career Fire and EMS Lieutenant. She/Her/Lesbian.

Category: Other Stuff

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Every person is a gift, and as such are so much more than their jobs, their possessions, or bloated bank accounts. It seems the more we take, the less we become; the fortune of one can only equate with less for some. Love, the greatest thing in life, and are the feelings of the heart.”…

  • Girl Power


    April 2022

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “The most troublesome part about my 178 IQ is the almost daily reminder that not everyone has been gifted with such a high IQ. Watching people fail to learn from their mistakes, notwithstanding that these same people often seek my help and advice, yet fail to apply that advice.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Two Ladies Pancake Mix


    Recently, my wife Amelia and I have noticed that a lot of food companies are adding soy and excess preservatives to their products, which we would prefer to eliminate from our diets. This is especially true of commercially available pancake mixes. My solution was to make our own pancake mix from scratch, using all natural…

  • Reckless And Wild


    Reckless And Wild: That Which Cannot Be Unseen “Thomas Slatin was born and raised in New York City. She started writing and taking photos at the age of eight. In 1996, Thomas designed and published her first personal website, and TomSlatin.com was established in July 1998. She has been employed as a freelance writer, photographer,…

  • Ambulance


    This is one of my childhood toys that currently sits on my dining room table. When I was a little girl, I told my parents that one day, I’d drive one of these. At the time, they didn’t know what to say. Years later, I did just that in New York City and Long Island.…

  • Amelia Desertsong Quote


    “There she sits, dreaming up names for her heroes, her heroines, her villains, her trusty steed, or car, or spaceship, or whatever. She dreams of an endless space, full of wonders, delights, and dangers she cannot yet fathom, for the train that is her imagination has not yet departed for such reaches, frontiers, and fantastic…

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Whenever I went to work, I promised my family that no matter what happened at work, I would come home safely after my shift. Also, if the unthinkable happened and I didn’t survive, I wanted to be remembered not for the way in which I died, but instead, how I lived.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “The cancer of my intellect is the constant visceral feeling that I am mostly surrounded by idiots in popular parlance that shuns genius, and celebrates ignorance.” —Thomas Slatin

  • MediaWiki Knowledge Base Concept


    Today I thought about possible titles and concepts for my second book. My first book, The Only Child Of An Atomic Engineer is available at Barnes And Noble. Using our whiteboard, Amelia and I discussed the possibility of migrating my titles and ideas into a database solution, hosted on our web server. The original list…