@mcdemarco to my business associates, but you can call me M. C. DeMarco.

The Facts

Listen to the gossip.

I'm a web programmer and speculative fiction writer [mcdemarco.net], likely to post about #bioinformatics, diseases, board games, #linguistics, Boston weather, and the MBTA.

Shiny is better.

@Wife Really it should be "Espanisho".
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@33MHz Did it start out two storeys or were storeys added later, once the "foundation" was hidden and forgotten?
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@quizbot Panamas
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@prometheus The current plan is to hold it, but any sudden changes should appear at https://boskone.org
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@ludolphus ...cannot find bell... pls send help...
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@joe It's always made in somebody's home...
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@33MHz We had some sewer work in the neighborhood that sucked the water out of the bar sink trap and smelled up the kitchen. I'm glad I'm not a plumber...
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@Wife I have found that no one can tell zucchini soup is made of zucchini. #kitchenconfessions
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If any pnuts are in #Boston, Boskone is free from 2-6pm tomorrow (ok, today, Friday) at the Westin Waterfront. Play games, watch anime, or come to panel discussions about sci-fi and fantasy.
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@doctorlinguist It's a great one! Up and coming, yet somehow classic, too.
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@twiki Brrr, @twiki! That one looks cold.
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@Wife No. It depends on whether they're packed soggy or dry.
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@twiki Why are there ice caps on your molten, Chthonian planets?
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@33MHz Someone needs to learn a whole new application of the 5 second rule.
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@33MHz With a truck?
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@twiki Not on Xoth!
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#NaNoWinner2018, or something like that. I'm looking forward to putting some of that writing time back into reading instead...
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The snow has come and gone and, sadly, the unraked leaves beneath it have reappeared.
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@33MHz I don't mean that I *write* more than 50k, just that 50k doesn't feel like a good length and the story is never actually done at that point, even on the rare occasions where I thought it would be.
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@Wife We're having our first French Toast Alert of the season, but the snow itself hasn't arrived yet.
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You gave up too much to turn back now.