Category Archives: General Features

Best of This Cage Is Worms 2014

Hello! Thank you so much for reading This Cage Is Worms today and any other day that you so choose. This post is a compilation of (what I think is) the best writing that I’ve done here on this website in 2014. … Continue reading

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Released: Marginalia

For some reason I forgot to post this over here, but Connor Sherlock and I recently released a Dear Esther-like horror game about temporality, longing, and loss called Marginalia. Also, some real creepy feelings (but no jump scares!) There are two … Continue reading

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The Matrix and the Nihilistic Impulse

1. I’d like to share a revelation that I’ve had during my time here. It came to me when I tried to classify your species and I realized that you’re not actually mammals. Every mammal on this planet instinctively develops … Continue reading

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On 100 Bullets

1. The characters in 100 Bullets are all noir stereotypes turned up to eleven in the most outrageous ways. Every woman is both unbelievably beautiful and unthinkably manipulative, weaving sexual traps for men to fall into. The men are two-fisted brutes or … Continue reading

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I’m at Theorizing the Web 2014 today

Today I’m at Theorizing the Web 2014 giving a talk about videogame life, or rather, giving a longform speculative talk about the ontology of games if games are creatures in which humans are organs rather than objects that human subjects act upon. … Continue reading

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Send Me Your Contemporary Horror Recommendations!

This is just a quick post to ask you for some help! Recommend me some contemporary horror stories, preferably written and in the short story format. Anything that you like, from any subgenre. I want to get deep in this … Continue reading

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Pausing in Blogging

Hello everyone. I’m writing this post to let readers of the blog know that I’m taking a little break from writing here. It isn’t that I’m stopping for good or anything, but that I’m right in the middle of deep … Continue reading

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