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

Category: Other Stuff

  • 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…

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “One day I was daddy’s little angel, the next day I became what he never wanted me to be.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “If ever you’re feeling like you’re having a bad day, remember that the sun still rises, even through the rain.” —Thomas Slatin

  • In Another Set Of Chances I’d Take The One’s I’ve Missed

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    I used to write in riddles, and I used to write in rhymes; my body ached to write the words, the prose is what kept me alive. I write into the dark veil of the night, and in another set of chances, I’d take the ones I’ve missed. All the times in which I spoke…

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Being a genius has its challenges, but the greatest challenge of all is raising one.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Sometimes I fall victim to the firm belief that if we change ourselves the past might be undone.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Something that has always bewildered me is that in capitalist societies, if someone hoards objects, they are called a hoarder, but whenever someone hoards money to the point that they impoverish others, they are called successful.” —Thomas Slatin