This Is The Post That Goes Ping

Submitted by C B Wright on

... it lets you know that your author is still alive.

It's been a while since I've, uh... communicated? Other than posting to Twitter, which has become sort of a reflexive habit operating almost purely on muscle memory at this point. So I thought it would be a good idea to mention that I am still here.

Hi. I'm still here.

I'm working on Curveball Issue 32, it's going... slowly, I guess is the word, though it feels like an inadequate word at this point. My hope is that my Patreon subscribers get to see evidence of this by the end of next week, and the rest of you get to see it soon after.




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Your readers are still here, too. We await new words with anticipation and patience.



Whose your friend who likes

Whose your friend who likes to play? Bing Bong! Bing Bong!

ICMP type 8, Echo request

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We await eagerly.

We await eagerly.

How in the world does one get "verified," as signified in the username?

Did you create an account on

Did you create an account on this site? I can't find your username on the list.

Writer, former musician, occasional cartoonist, and noted authority on his own opinions.