_wastrel's Journal

I am: anarcho-socialist, antifa, atheist/pagan, capoeirista, D&D player, existentialist, furry, genderqueer/non-binary, introvert, media analyst, neurodivergent, polyamorous, queer, rabbit owner, SJW, transhumanist, translator, Trekkie, vegetarian & writer.
I was at What The Fur 2013, Furnal & WTF 2014-15, 3 Howl Toronto's, Feral 2015, Pawprints in the Snow & Canfurence 2016. I have a college arts & literature degree, a university degree in French translation & a university degree in communications & cultural studies.
I've worked doing captioning, translation, surveys, proofreading, sales, transcription, editing, customer service & creative writing.
Fursuit dance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZW5OJYcDOw & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwvHVD1VwR4&feature=youtu.be&t=1h21m15s
Journal entries: https://www.livejournal.com/tools/memories.bml?user=_wastrel&keyword=%2A&filter=all
Lucifer Economics (my 2nd novel): https://www.furaffinity.net/full/22961897/
Martial arts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGQ0speI3Zw&feature=youtu.be (extension) & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=leXkcvc2kLY (speed)
Media analysis: https://bussiertranslation.wordpress.com/author/bussiertranslation/
Rabbits: https://twitter.com/OlafAndScamp
Respawn (maybe my 3rd novel?): https://docs.google.com/document/d/10gUyyF8kxiEvTuL6lPnFQgzkYSys0qE3VpE2g_al6g0/edit?usp=sharing (outline) & https://www.furaffinity.net/view/24756212/ (preview)
Surface (my 1st novel): https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-MgG2nJn32Oqf6cRATI0xtuD9Y_tT6fkO8iUEf-4c3s/edit?usp=sharing
Twitter: https://twitter.com/spacewastrel
activism, alien beauty, alienation, anarcho-socialism, androgyny, androids, anger management, anima and animus, anomie, anti-bullying, arachnids, arthropods, attention to detail, bast, blind spots, body dysphoria, body positivity, bokononism, bunnies, camazotz, cephalopods, clockwork, coccoons, cognitive biases, compersion, confirmation bias, conflict resolution, creepycute, critical thinking, cultural appropriation, culture shock, cyborgs, deconstruction, deductive reasoning, dehumanization, demons, dervishes, discrimination, disempowerment, dryads, emotional honesty, eris, ethics of care, ex-catholic, existential analysis, existentialism, feminist ethics, furry animation, furry art, furry comics, furry conventions, furry games, furry music, furry stories, furry videos, fursuit dancing, gaia, gender fluidity, genderqueer, gnolls, groupthink, humanism, hyenas, inner beauty, insects, internalized homophobia, interrelatedness, intersectionality, introspection, introversion, jarilo, kali, kraken, labeling theory, lateral thinking, lgbt rights, logical fallacies, magical thinking, merfolk, metamorphosis, mnemosyne, monsters, moral complexity, moths, mudita, mutants, neurodivergence, neurodiversity, non-determinism, non-essentialism, non-militant vegetarianism, non-neurotypical, non-violence, non-zero sum games, objectification, observer effect, octopi, ogun, open relationships, ostracism, othering, paradoxical intention, peer pressure, personal growth, perspective shifts, photography, plushies, polyamory, postfurry, postmodernism, problem solving, projection, psychosomatics, rabbits, reappropriation, recontextualization, reductionism, ripple effect, robots, role-reversal, scapegoats, scientific method, self-acceptance, self-fulfilling prophecies, self-improvement, situational depression, situational ethics, skunks, slut-shaming, sociolinguistics, soft polytheism, spiders, squids, suicide prevention, symbolic interactionism, talking plants, tlazolteotl, transformative experiences, transhumanism, treants, tunnel vision, tvtropes, unions, victim-blaming, visibility, wishful thinking, wu wei, xenomorphs, xenophilia