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Michael Montoure
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Mad, bad, and dangerous to know
Mad, bad, and dangerous to know

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“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.” ― Anne Lamott So a friend of mine asked me over on Facebook what life was like in the UW Early Entrance…

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Well, by the time you read this, another Crypticon has come and gone, and I’ll be missing it already. If you also miss it — or if you missed it entirely, if you see what I’m saying — why not keep the horror-related fun by joining me at SIFF, the Seattle…

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Holy crap. I can only assume that, thanks to all the long overdue love and attention I’ve been spending on this website lately, my other website, Don’t Read the Latin, must have gotten jealous. Because I tried to log on to that site this morning, to look…

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….. They just won’t let us have our heroes, will they? When I was a little kid, I knew what a hero was — a decent person who saved other people, who knew the right thing to do, and did it. I knew dozens of fictional heroes, and loved their adventures, and…

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Another Crypticon is upon us! In fact, it is this weekend, May 27th-29th at the Sea-Tac Hilton Hotel here in Seattle! (I swear to God that I’m going to get better at posting these things with a little more advance notice. Someday. Today is not that day.)…

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So I’ve been spending the past few days doing a long-overdue massive overhaul of my website Bloodletters. Installing and customizing a new theme so the site actually looks good on mobile devices, adding new plug-ins, deleting old ones I don’t use anymore,…

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How much have I been ignoring this website, you ask? Here’s how much: I’ve been aware for months now that some errant outdated WordPress plugin was barfing errors all over the pages here. Various people have mentioned this to me, and some weird…

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So, as I’m sure you remember from my last post — what’s that? You don’t remember my last post? Well — it was a while ago. You should probably go read that first and then come back: “Always Working On The Wrong Thing: Guilt, Fear & Procrastination” So, as…

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In ancient Rome, there was a poem About a dog who found two bones He picked at one, he licked the other He went in circles, he dropped dead — DEVO, “Freedom of Choice” Okay, so you may have noticed that I haven’t started blogging regularly like I said I…
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