As of today, comments have now been disabled on this site. The purpose of blog comments is to allow constructive criticism, feedback, and discussion of the post's contents. A creator has to be able to trust their readers not to abuse this privilege, and unfortunately I feel I can't.
In the whole time this blog has been running (which is over a year now) the comments have been used for almost nothing but harassment, trolling, and the occasional death threat. I had hope that over time my comments section would mature and become a useful resource for me and readers alike, but it seems that hope was for nothing.
Finally, to those people who have been trolling and harassing me online and in my blog comments:
You know who you are. Go fuck yourself.