Michelle Weber
Professional writer, editor, napper, and dog-snorgler. Knows you are, but what is she?
  1. Finding Jesus in the Tear Gas

    “During the day, MDP Circle is a dreamy little slice of what could be without the tyrannical hand of the state. At night, the police gas and shoot anyone gathered there. The oscillation between joy and terror is exhausting.”

    Current Events
  2. New Delta Review

    New Delta Review is a literary and arts journal produced by MFA students at Louisiana State University. Find original fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, reviews, interviews, and artwork by established and new writers and artists, with a focus on underrepresented voices.

  3. FIYAH: Magazine of Black Speculative Fiction

    “So give us your Black elves, your Black space captains, your Black heretics standing against prophecies and insurmountable odds. Send us your Black wizards and Black gods, your Black sergeants fighting on alien planets. Give us all of your horror, SFF, and relevant subgenres. Because the future of genre is now.”

  4. D1on1

    “Everyone sees the game, but no one sees the grind. D1on1 is a platform built by and for college athletes because we all have incredible stories that deserve to be told.” Podcasts, photographs, videos, and articles from current college athletes.

  5. The Code of Silence Ends Here

    “You may not have the power to fire a bad cop, but you must make it clear to your unprofessional peers that racism and abuse of power are not tolerated. They make your job more difficult and they endanger your safety every day.”

    Current Events
  6. Art
  7. Celebrating Pride at Automattic: “Reflect What Is Given, and In So Doing Change It a Little”

    An interview with Automattic developer Echo Gregor on identity, pronouns, and celebrating Pride Month.

  8. Drivers wave a 2,000 rupiah note (about 13 cents) out the window, and the self-appointed guard wades out into the busy road, arms outstretched. He uses the implicit threat of his own mortality to bring the flow of traffic to a stop and allows the munificent driver to pass.

  9. How to Become a Fossil

    “What future race of ant people or anemones will dust you off and wonder what you are? You have to discard the question. You shouldn’t think too hard about the audience. Do your finest work for the sake of the art itself.”

  10. Girls’ Game Shelf

    Whether you love card games like Magic: The Gathering, prefer a Settlers of Catan-style board game, or go for straight-up Dungeons and Dragons roleplaying, Girls’ Game Shelf has you covered with game reviews, tutorials, and tips for girl gamers of all ages.

    Video Games
  11. Discover Prompts, Day 11: Bite

    Sink your teeth into today’s prompt: Bite.

    Discover Prompts
  12. Discover Prompts, Day 10: Orchestrate

    Orchestrate: It’s more than just music!

    Discover Prompts
  13. Discover Prompts, Day 9: Pairs

    Put two things together. Create beauty, create tension, create magic. Day 9 is all about Pairs.

    Discover Prompts
  14. Discover Prompts, Day 8: Curve

    Hairpin, graceful, zig-zag, curlicue — life is full of curves.

    Discover Prompts
  15. Man Repeller

    “Man Repeller explores the expansive constellation of things women care about from a place of openness and humor, with the conviction that an interest in fashion doesn’t minimize one’s intellect.”