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.

“An Asexual World”: Asexuality in Death Stranding

It’s always fun when you’re watching a show or playing a game, and find a surprise mention of asexuality. Sorry, I meant to put “fun” in scare quotes. I had bought the game Death Stranding on the day it was … Continue reading

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Linkspam: November 15th, 2019

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 aceadmiral talked about non-explicit representation in fiction. Jude Tresswell briefly … Continue reading

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Restored Carnival of Aces: “Mental Health and Asexuality”

The Carnival of Aces has been around for many years, and some of the blogs that have hosted carnivals have gone defunct.  In some cases, I’ve restored the archives by finding someone who reblogged the carnival, but in other cases … Continue reading

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Linkspam: November 8th, 2019

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 Coyote wrote about QPR revisionism, and how it gets misused … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Reaching Out, Reaching in

The Carnival of Aces for October has been posted on Ace Week.  The theme was “Reaching Out, Reaching In”.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Constance Bougie.  The theme for November is “Asexuality … Continue reading

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We need to talk about straight aces

I’m continuing my series on “The Discourse”, that big flame war that occurs on Tumblr regarding the inclusion of aces in LGBTQ spaces. I wish to strip away euphemism, so I’m calling it “The Ace Flame War” rather than “The … Continue reading

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Linkspam: November 1st, 2019

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 Meghna Mehra wrote about the impact of the patriarchy on … Continue reading

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