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9 months later, and 10 years on

May 2015. Today is Mike Brown’s 19th birthday. This I learned from the political education and relationships that I have benefitted from through the It Starts Today campaign… 570 more words


Telling Stories: Getting better but never good

A character who can solve no problems is boring.  A character who can solve every problem is boring.  But odds are that you’re more worried about hitting the second threshold than the first, because most roleplayers tend to make competent sorts.  1,079 more words


The 3 things a travel writer must remember

(What is this about: Travel Writing Workshop conducted by veteran writer Dilip D’Souza as part of the Writing Workshops held in Asiatic Society’s Central Library by… 787 more words


Star Wars, "Fate of the Jedi: Ascension," "Honor Among Thieves," and the trilogy book

Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi Ascension and Honor Among Thieves really establishes the Expanded Universe franchise as a bunch of off-shoot low budget television stories. 219 more words


Five psychological findings every history teacher should know

This text is somewhere between what I planned to say and what I did say during my session at the Historical Association’s annual conference in Bristol yesterday, with a few reflections in italics. 2,815 more words


Telling Stories: Importing tone

There are a lot of things that I like about IDW’s current run of Transformers comics, but one of the things I like the most is the sense of… 1,080 more words



the leaf’s
life story is told
in age spots and veins