How a backstory can ruin a character, or make it much more intense.
This is some fine writing. I’m invested almost immediately. Good on you brother. My co-bloggers were complaining that I haven’t been writing anything and was just trolling people on Twitter. They were correct. I was also attempting to write some fiction. I haven’t … Source: Trying to write
I like weird settings. I always have. Things that sorta, go against the grain. I think it’s the Appendix N approach to narrative gaming. We have plenty of Tolkien, and it’s great. Let’s have some Burroughs with a dash of Clarke Ashton Smith as well. For the most part we do have some truly weird, […]
I’ve been asked to write about how I got to where I am. My wife, a psychologist, is against this. I’ll explain why. My life is hateful. A wound I keep open. It’s complicated, and I will not be looked at kindly by writing this. I’m deeply flawed. So, that being said; here we go. […]
So… about lockpicking. An artform and in some computer games now a mini game. Now YOU can make it a mini game at your table top! I may have seen this somewhere else so if there is some blogger out there who did this first by all means let me know. It’s just too fun […]
The floor shook with the slow stamp of feet. The roundhouse was filled with kith and kin alike. The Chieftain strode into the hall, his young daughter in his arms. Taking his seat, he motioned to the Bard and said, “Give us the story of our seaborne foes.” Bradán, named for his wisdom; tapped the platform […]
Kinda odd that an actor could give you music, but that’s what happened. In light of his recent death I’d like to share how I discovered myself because of a character of his. One night, my father and mother rented a VHS tape of Terminator 1. I think I was maybe nine-ish. When watching the […]