If you practice for your body, it might be time to bring your mind along for the ride too.

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“Hurrying and delaying are alike ways of trying to resist the present.”
Alan W. Watts

With the semester of grad school in the rearview mirror, I’m finally doing some much-needed self-care and I joined a local yoga studio. I’ve been inconsistent in my practice with everything going on in…

After months of researching what others have said about IF, I’m ready to make my own assumptions.

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Coming to the end of this semester of pre-thesis, on the cusp of diving into thesis proper, I wanted to take a few moments to write about what brought me to this topic in the first place.

When I first started my NYU journey at IDM, I was really interested…

Understanding the psychology behind decision-making is an IF writer’s best friend.

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For a lot of IF experiences, decision-making is one of the most important interaction points. I’ve done a great deal of research on the creation of interactive fiction over the past few months. I’ve been primarily concentrating on craft elements, the aspects of fiction that need to be accentuated in…

It’s not just meditation and journaling sessions under a warm blanket.

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“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” — Maya Angelou

There are a lot of things you could call ugly in the realm of personal development. There are a lot of pointless words written about it that only scratch the surface…

Leigh Fisher

Writer and poet from Neptune. Instructional designer in NYC. Grad student at @NYUTandon studying Integrated Digital Media.

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