Author Archives: Siggy

About Siggy

Siggy is an ace activist based in the U.S. He is gay gray-A, and has a Ph.D. in physics. He has another blog where he also talks about math, philosophy, godlessness, and social criticism. His other hobbies include board games and origami.

Carnival of Aces: Pride

The Carnival of Aces for June has been posted on Aspec of Stardust.  The theme was “Pride”.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by the Aspec Initiative Center.  The theme for July is “Rennaissance”.  … Continue reading

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Linkspam: June 26th, 2020

On Fridays, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! Ace Blogging Em/Zaineb of Em’s Bookish Musings hosted a discussion about ace … Continue reading

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Linkspam: June 12th, 2020

On Fridays, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! Community Activity @aspec_stardust is tweeting out recommendations of their favorite asexual researchers … Continue reading

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Linkspam: June 4th, 2020

On Fridays, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! Ace Blogging LJ Conrad wrote about being in the closet for 30 … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Quarantine

Welcome to the link roundup for the May 2020 Carnival of Aces.  This month’s theme was “Quarantine”.  In the call for submissions, I observed that sometimes asexuality doesn’t have much to do with it, and it’s okay for submissions to … Continue reading

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Quarantine? – Sounds Like Normal to Me

This is a guest post submitted by Rachel for the Carnival of Aces this month. Content Warning: my usual level of weapons-grade bitterness, vague discussion of social isolation The prompt this month is about the quarantine for COVID-19, decidedly not … Continue reading

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græ tells painfully familiar stories

Content Warnings: The lyrics of græ include many references to suicide. One song (“Cut Me”) is directly about self-harm. Another (“Two dogs”) describes in graphical detail the traumatic memory of the deaths of two dogs. The cover contains mild nudity. … Continue reading

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Linkspam: May 22nd, 2020

On Fridays, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! Ace Blogging Lib explains the PR problem of the split attraction model. … Continue reading

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Ace Day was incompetently organized

Did you know that Ace Day was on May 8th?  No?  Or perhaps you knew, but only learned that fact on the day it happened?  You aren’t alone.  Most people, if they found out all, discovered this on the day … Continue reading

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Linkspam: May 15th, 2020

On Fridays, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! Ace Blogging Rotten Zucchinis wrote about consent and boundaries using logical operators. … Continue reading

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