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Counting the Waves

Despite the heat, I clutched my find to my chest, as  I sauntered among Saturday market stalls. The thin book, a collection of Turkish “Hodja” stories (published in English) made me smile. 349 more words


Telling Stories: Fuck immersion

Immersion is a big deal to me.  I talk about immersion a lot.  I think it’s important.  I think that it’s unfair to blame the game for your lack of immersion, sure, but that doesn’t mean that it’s not important or relevant or necessary. 1,002 more words

Gaming Culture

Once Upon A Time, A Story Was Told….

Remember when you were a child – one of your favorite memories began with “Once upon a time…” – when you would hear stories. You may have heard stories from your parents, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers – or even the local librarian. 162 more words


Telling Stories: Stopping points

If there has been only one theme to the many things that I have written about roleplaying over the years – and there have, in fact, been many themes – I would hope that one of the ones that gets hit on the regular is the idea that no one should make you feel pressured to continue a scene when you aren’t having fun.  1,055 more words

Gaming Culture


As you may or may not know, I love being the center of attention. More specifically, I love being the center of attention ON camera. Which brings me to my next point, I aspire to become an entertainment correspondent for a major entertainment news network. 340 more words

"My Desire to Have a Family-Parenthood and the LGBT Community"

 In journalism writing needs to be a strong point of yours and this is one of my first writing samples that I was extremely proud of! 552 more words