Elevator Pitch – How Soon Is Too Soon?

For years I have read advice about creating a 30 second “elevator pitch” for every kind of project from novel writing to game design.  It seems like most creative projects could benefit from this concept.  The idea is to come up a concise description of your project.  This idea was even mentioned in Ben Rigg’s […]

New Project – Writing A Module for Publication

It’s been far too long since I’ve FINISHED a major project.  I’ve done a few small things but it would do my soul some good to complete a project start to finish.  To that end I’ve decided to write a module for 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons through the DM’s Guild. While I’m tempted to […]

A Tribute to My Father

My father was so gregarious! He loved people and made friends wherever he went. Dad loved the companionship and conversations he shared with others. He always greeted folks with a big smile. His upbeat sense of humor was contagious. Today I want you to remember him at his happiest, when he was surrounded by friends […]

Morgan – Werewolf & Deadly Assassin

Obsidian Portal Character Sheet Blood: The Fox Bone: Lone Wolf Auspice: Irraka Tribe: Hunter in the Darkness Attributes Intelligence 2 Wits 3 Resolve 2 Strength 3 Dexterity 3 Stamina 2 Presence 2 Manipulation 2 Composure 2 Skills Medicine 2 Occult (The Hosts) 2 Athletics 3 Brawl (Bite) 3 Larceny 1 Stealth (Surprise Attack) 4 Survival […]

The Plan

My current game design / programming project involves creating a very simple, barebones RPG.  It’s important for me to go through the entire game development process, start to finish.  That’s why I’m not going to create anything too complex. I made a simple video game, Retro Space, a few years ago.  For that project , I […]

Why I Shuffle My Cards Backwards

I have many fond memories of card games as a child, but in every one of those memories, I’m shuffling the cards wrong.  I have no intention of learning how to do it ‘right’ either. My mother taught me how to play my first card games: Go Fish and Slap Jack.  I was 3-4 years old […]

Sergeant Riley Morgan – Spider Cop

My gaming group was very excited to get to playtest Beast: The Primordial for Onxy Path. Here’s the information about my character. Character Sheet PDF Sergeant Riley Morgan How has life changed/remained the same since you became a Beast? Riley’s career has greatly benefited from her improved confidence and sense of power. She has earned […]

The Contingent – Cases

Energy to Spare – The high school kids are raving about a new energy drink, Ümph. However the teachers and administrators have banned the drink from all school property in the district. They’re claiming Ümph makes some kids act out and cause trouble. Security will be tight at tonight’s homecoming game. Let’s hope nothing terrible […]

Another Letter from Dr. Josephus Belle

Using their vast library and considerable connections, our partners in The Royal Society of Enquiry have tracked down a cache of ancient relics. Roman pagans fleeing persecution from early Christians built a secret temple to house their treasures in Constantinople. Some exciting documents revealing the location of this valuable horde of artifacts have been translated […]