Essays

The Sunk Fur Fallacy

May 2018

As we move past Fur Affinity’s most recent spasms (which intersect macro, indirectly), let’s talk about culture wars, artistic intent, and ultimately, the value of controlling your own content.

Furry's Alive and Well, Thanks

Sep 2017

Spurred on by a furry celebrity’s assertion that furry is dead, some thoughts about where we came from as a subculture, where we’re going, and being a furry for life.

Interactive Macrophilia

Dec 2008

A geek’s-eye view of “chatbots” and interactive fiction for the macrophile crowd, examining AIML and Inform 7.

Giants Are Awesome

Sep 2008

Some thoughts on roleplaying giants: comparative power levels and how, generally speaking, not to be a jerk.

Dark Romance

Dec 2003

What is it that attracts us to macrophilia? While Freud might have something to say on it, sometimes an eighty-foot cat woman is just an eighty-foot cat woman. This is my take on an answer.