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    About Allegra Selzer

    I'm an indie RPG enthusiast, podcaster, prolific Tweeter, road trip warrior, sex positive feminist, mental health activist, opinionated writer, and an aspiring neuropsychologist. I try to find time for my day job in between all this, but hopefully that's a temporary situation.

    http://www.thewalkingeye.com

    Why One Paragraph Isn’t Enough: Reporting Harassment at Gen Con

    by  • August 23, 2013 • People & Events • Comments Off on Why One Paragraph Isn’t Enough: Reporting Harassment at Gen Con

    Many people have already written about The Bell & the Blade’s policy-violating merchandise at Gen Con 2013. The booth, also known for being the “Nazi fanboy” booth, was carrying novelty underwear with slogans in direct violation of Gen Con’s one paragraph anti-harassment policy (outlined here). Two pairs1 in particular were cause for concern: “I could use a...

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    Convention Season and Mental Health

    by  • July 10, 2013 • Essays • 1 Comment

    Con season is well under way, and I’m feeling overwhelmed! I’ve dealt with mental health issues (bipolar disorder and anxiety, to keep it simple) for my entire adult life, and cons present a unique challenge to maintaining my self care and stability. Even those of you who do not struggle with mental illness can...

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