Why WordPress?

Why WordPress? Because I am lazy. Not really, but it sounded funny. Let me explain.

A Guild Tale

“I need your help,” the voice called to Kenet. The place was dark about him, and memory eluded him. Where am I, he thought? He cast around the place, looking for something to tell him...

White Star Cognates

Here is the idea.  This is a write up I did with an eye on publishing it as a pdf.  It is written for use with White Star, but a number of pieces could work...

A guest shot on a friends podcast

I made a guest appearance on the Appendix N Podcast(one of the Tome Show sub shows), which reviews the books in the original Appendix N. This one was covering Stanley Grauman Weinbaum’s classic, A Martian...

Notes on the Mars game

Notes on the Mars game Key goal is long term survivable colonies on Mars.  This is accomplished mainly through careful planning, deals, and certain amount of luck. No single colony by itself should be able...

New Zombie Orpheus stuff

I watched the two latest entries from Zombie Orpheus, and loved them.  Human’s and Households is about people living in a fantasy world, who play a game where they imagine characters in our mundane one....

Man of Steel

Superman is not an easy character to get right. Many people have taken approaches at him, and few have succeeded.  Snyder’s approach was actually fairly new, and I am not sure if he succeeded or...

Star Treking

I have been thinking about Star Trek today. Specifically, I have been thinking about gaming in Star Trek. Star Trek has had a few RPG’s based on it. Fasa, Last Unicorn and Decipher have all...

Many shades of black

Tonight’s Hannibal inspired me to write some things. Forgive me if I ramble. One of my all time favorite TV shows of all time is Millennium.  It was done by some of the people behind...

The Beyond of comic future

I see a lot of people who complain about the state of comics, for various reasons. Some complain they have lost originality.  I have heard others complain about how dark they have become.  Of course,...