I realized I had a lot more male authors in my working bibliography than women, so I have been working to change a few of my sources so that my working bibliography favors women. I hope to have my updated bib and notes done by the end of next week. With the drama and controversy surrounding the typical male gamer's hatred of girl gamers and the lack of women and people of color in literary canon and in leadership roles in higher education, it is important to me to uplift these marginalized voices in this project.
I also got answers to my questions:
I'm just your average fictional creature, living in a swampland by the sea.