occasional essays on various topics

Most recent updates:
2015.0123: We Need to Talk About Kevin
2015.0107: My further experience with Obamacare
2014.1221: Shame
2014.1219: Take Shelter
2014.1217: Moneyball

interactive fiction
stories in which you get to participate

Endless, Nameless: a.k.a. "what I did in 2012"
Narcolepsy: Xyzzy for Best Writing, 2003
Varicellafour Xyzzies, including Best Game of 1999
Photopia: 1st place, IF Comp 1998
...and several more

conventional prose
stuff you can read without entering commands

my novel, Ready, Okay!
the ever-popular Wikipedia Brown, Boy Detective
a ton of juvenilia
...and various odds and ends

now playing: Evil Creatures

Most recent updates:
2014.07: part ten: "Thickly Settled"
2014.03: part nine: "More Than Meets the Eye II"
2012.08: part eight: "Fortune Teller"
2012.05: part seven: "Explosions"
2011.09: part six: "Room Service"

lo-fi songs, primarily in the rock and/or roll genre

Most recent update:
"Viral Puncture of the Superior Vena Cava"

restaurant and cookbook reviews

Most recent updates:
2015.0115: 5 for Gilman Grill in Berkeley
2015.0111: 3 for Whip Out!
2015.0111: 9 for El Porteño
2014.1230: 13 for A16
2014.1226: 6 for Tandoori Nite in Berkeley

stuff that didn't fit anywhere above

Most recent updates:
2014.1207: Annotated list of favorite songs
2014.0426: 2014 Lyttle Lytton winners
2013.1028: Genetic drift PHP toy
2013.0423: 2013 Lyttle Lytton winners
2013.0107: Stochastic Planet

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