Advice · World-Building · Writing

Using Tabletop RPG Knowledge to Craft a Story

This is going to pique your interest, or it will have you lighting torches and putting out the call for an experienced mob on Craigslist. It’s admittedly polarizing. And fantastic. What’s more, it’s applicable whether or not you subscribe to the idea, and it was all sparked by an innocuous question a friend asked of… Continue reading Using Tabletop RPG Knowledge to Craft a Story

Advice · News

2018 will be a battle. That’s a good thing.

First off, a wee announcement: per my wife’s directive, I’ll be taking the next week off alongside her. So, that means no content from me. But, given the sprint December turned out to be, I think I’m due for a break, yeah? But let’s get into this last article of the year 2017, and what… Continue reading 2018 will be a battle. That’s a good thing.

Advice · Personal · rant · Real Talk

To a certain brand of anime fan out there…

I didn’t want to write this today. Hell, I can’t think of a day where the thought of writing this piece gives me any joy. But here we are. Again. And here I am, tapping away at my keyboard in the hopes that just one of my fellow geeks will read this, take it in,… Continue reading To a certain brand of anime fan out there…

Advice · Real Talk · World-Building · Writing

Macro to Micro: Chipping the mountain down to size.

Good morning, fellow geeks and creatives. I’ve got a little slice of wisdom for you today. Not gonna lie. I may fall into the latter category more often than not. I’ve two guiding way-points when it comes to writing. The first is the idea that “wouldn’t it be cool if…?” is a great way to… Continue reading Macro to Micro: Chipping the mountain down to size.