Amateur Linguistics / Emotionally Present / Time-specific

Diluting Oppression

Recently, I published this guest post on my friend’s blog, detailing how desperate to avoid privilege and claim victim status an enormous group of socially privileged kinksters was, to the point that I literally watched in horror as they talked each other out of cooperating with police during multiple criminal investigations — Project E-Norther; in … Continue reading

Amateur Linguistics

Two Words That Aren’t Synonyms

Systemic and systematic. Maybe I need to start writing them like “systemic” and “systemATic”. Or “system@ic. I honestly don’t know how I can more effectively circumvent this problem, which I have experienced in countless enraging conversations that have produced absolutely fantastic trichotillomanic urges on the part of all parties involved, every time. These two words are … Continue reading