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Creating Nonbinary Characters

When I started creating the characters for the Templar novels, I knew I wanted the crew of the Veracity to include a variety of different sorts of people. 1,567 more words

The Dangerous Type

Future Starts Slow - (Character Generation Inspiration)

Game is starting in a few days but you haven’t the foggiest idea of what to play. We have all been there, character generation paralysis. Maybe your prior character died suddenly or the game ended due to an out-of-game conflict (like schedule or arguments). 677 more words

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

So You Want To Be A Dragon Slayer? Character Generation in RPGs and Genre Fantasy

So You Want To Be A Dragon Slayer?  Character Generation in RPGs and Genre Fantasy

The relationship between Fantasy literature and Role Playing Games is well known but is often overlooked and at times misunderstood.  3,312 more words


Raena's Foremothers: Leia Organa

It wasn’t until I started writing these essays teasing out the influences behind my space opera trilogy that I even considered the large shadow cast by Princess Leia. 685 more words

Books For Sale

How do you find a missing muse?

This is the cover for the first story I ever had published.

People ask, quite seriously, why I don’t write legal thrillers.  For eight years, I worked for a Circuit Judge and saw enough to write a thriller but when I write I want to escape my world and visit someone else’s.  292 more words

Raena's Foremothers: Zoe Washburne

I didn’t watch Firefly when it was initially broadcast.  I sat down and watched maybe half of “The Train Job,” but the corny accents and all the… 463 more words

Books For Sale

Marvel Heroic Roleplaying: Character Generator

In the comments on my post about wanting too much from an RPG, I remembered that I had started working on a more sensible (to me) random character generator for… 610 more words