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Competition, Creativity and Close Calls

A few months ago I had a brilliant little idea based on a prompt from Kickstarter. They wanted to see projects based around one-off or one-of-a-kind creativity, among others. 306 more words

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Too clever by half?

I’m trying to write a card based rpg and do you know what? I’m overthinking it.

I have a basic mechanic which is designed to be fast and fluid, and the outline of a working narrative to hang the tale from. 196 more words

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Recognition for getting in early

Kickstarter loves an early adopter. From early bird pledge levels in projects through to those who are first to contribute to their special campaigns. 88 more words

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I've said it once, and I'll say it again...

Never argue with an idiot.

Dan Slee’s Uncle Keith came up in conversation again this week. He has a message for the social web in terms of straight thinking, does Uncle Keith, and really it’s only one core principle. 262 more words

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Market Forces

After my little foray into the Gig Economy, I’m delighted to report I have a booking. What’s astonished me is the ease with which I managed to attract a customer, and how far we were into the discussion before it became apparent he’s in Malaysia! 203 more words

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In my Irregular Prime

I have, in the modern parlance, levelled up my age again today. It’s not all bad being 37, which Wikipedia tells me is the first irregular prime. 34 more words

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The rise and rise of self publishing

OK, I’ll admit to a little self interest here, but bear with me.

I’m involved with publishing. You’re reading it. Blogs have unequivocally levelled the playing field when it comes to getting one’s thoughts out there for others to see at little or no cost. 393 more words

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