God damn John Scalzi is good.
Just read it. I don’t want to spoil it with appetizers or remarks; just read it.
But I’ll give you a visual appetizer.
I’ve always wondered what that pleasant sweep of green at the top of his blog was, and vaguely assumed it was a nearby park. It’s his fucking front lawn. That plays a part, and gets its own meme, so read. Read read read.