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Can't Talk | June 23, 2017

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Ness is an editor at Can’t Talk. You can find her bio under “About Us.”

Pancake Sex Book Club: “Labyrinth Lost”

January 15, 2017 |

This month on Pancake Sex Book Club we read “Labyrinth Lost” by Zoraida Cordova. We mostly liked it with some dissent. So, the usual.



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My Brand Is Despair Books

December 24, 2016 |

Hello darkness, my old friend.

Anyone who follows me on Twitter or Goodreads knows my real book brand is despair and gross sobbing.

So here are the top books I read this year that made it really difficult to get … Read More

Sometimes I Read Happy Books, OK

December 20, 2016 |

I read a lot of books this year (116 and counting).

There was a good mix of literary and genre fiction—though much of it ranged from sad to outright snot-busters.

Still, some of it was sweet or even hopeful. So … Read More

The Crafting System 27: The Gift of Fannish Stuff

December 13, 2016 |

Download this episode (right click and save) This week, Eris and Ness tackle gift giving! Eris really likes “Pokemon Sun/Moon.” Ness finished her magic ladies loving ladies “Dragon Age: Inquisition” playthrough and is back on her incredibly OP completionist … Read More

Pancake Sex Book Club: “One Hot December”

December 11, 2016 |

Alternate title: You’re gonna have a really bad queef later.

This month, we talk Tiffany Reisz’s “One Hot December.” We thought it was a fun read!



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Can’t Talk Podcast Episode 175: Being Called a Cunt and Other Things

December 5, 2016 |

Download this episode (right click and save) On this week’s Can’t Talk Podcast, Ness and Amelia talk Christmas music, the purpose of trolling, and, well, “Hamilton.”

Ness recommends: “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”

Amelia does not recommend: … Read More

The Crafting System Episode 26: Commander Space Bee, Signing Off

November 30, 2016 |

On this 1 year podcast-aversary episode of The Crafting System, Ness and Eris talk to a documentary filmmaker who wants to bring the story of fanfiction itself to the masses. And now that I put it that way, it … Read More

Pancake Sex Book Club: “Lagoon”

November 20, 2016 |

This month we read (and loved) “Lagoon” by Nnedi Okorafor. You should read it too!



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All Tied Up for November 20, 2016

November 20, 2016 |


This week we have to swap furniture sets between the biggest kid’s room and the guest room, and we need to go to Costco to purchase (and then back home to prep) for our annual Friendsgiving … Read More

All Tied Up for November 12, 2016

November 12, 2016 |


I’m up in New York visiting a friend for a wedding so no video games, but I’ll still have time to start “Lagoon” by Nnedi Okorafor, which is our November Pancake Sex Book Club … Read More