game dev, Personal, writing

Writing Romance for an Ace Character as an Ace Writer

It's Asexual Awareness Week. I'm asexual. It's not something that I roll into my daily routine, but it's absolutely a filter through which I view my life and, more importantly, my art and writing. The main character of my current visual novel project is asexual. It's a big part of the story. A story that… Continue reading Writing Romance for an Ace Character as an Ace Writer

Personal, writing

I’m not Ready for NaNoWriMo

When I was thirteen or fourteen I started writing a book. I finished in when I was 20. Right in the middle, you can see where The Depression started. Since then I've had a handful of short stories and essays published in actual magazines, I've written audio dramas, advertisements, reviews, scholarly articles, non-scholarly articles, put… Continue reading I’m not Ready for NaNoWriMo

Personal, world building, writing

Everyone in The D is Kinda Queer, Let’s Talk About It (and Lore, I guess)

Stella Species: Human, Demon-borne Gender:  Ciswoman (she/her) Sexuality: Asexual (with mild sex aversion), Heteromantic Within the Story:Stella's struggle with her asexuality in relation to the various love interests is one of the central driving conflicts of the story. She's developed a stable relationship with her sexuality within herself, but she feels betrayed, in a way,… Continue reading Everyone in The D is Kinda Queer, Let’s Talk About It (and Lore, I guess)