Musings on 2022. And a quick nod to the wisdom of John Scalzi's Burritos
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a poem for my mother
Coming Home to a Place that was never quite my Home...
Hi All, I am so grateful to readers and folks who have read Light From Uncommon Stars and my other books, and followed Rykaworld. But it’s been a rough…
a.k.a How world building and Star Trek can help us avoid cringey continuity errors on other worlds, where everyone seems to own a gun.
For those who enjoyed Light From Uncommon Stars, here is a short story that is one of its parents.
Hi! My name is Ryka Aoki, and welcome to “Ryka’s Most Excellent World.” First, just a bit about me. I’m a writer, and I've published poems, stories…
My Weekend of Comics and COVID, Contagions and Community at San Diego Comic Con 2022
aka apparently I’m the only queer person on the entire planet who was not familiar with Chuck Tingle. And yet, here we are.
About that poetry email...
Anal Beads, Steel Cages, and Other Pressing Topics in the World of Chess
What if the mark of an advanced civilization is its inhabitants being happy and fulfilled just as they are?