Category Archives: Writing

28 Oct 2012

Painting Frost and Fire

A new painting in progress… and I couldn’t be more excited about it. Continue reading

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25 Aug 2012

Magic Art

TWO DECADES AGO, I was attending GenCon, the big hobby-game convention around which the whole industry orbited. I had to miss this year’s convention, sadly, and I badly miss the inspiration of being around my fellow creatives. Moreover, the most … Continue reading

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28 Jul 2012

The Hazards of Reference Photos

Working on the Wasteland 2 computer game has its moments. Some of them verge on extremely humorous or frighteningly scary: occasionally all at the same time. Continue reading

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21 Mar 2012

Exciting Times

How being a jack of all trades relates to my opportunity to work with old friends again, and be part of making Wasteland 2. Continue reading

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22 Oct 2011

Whatcha Doin’?

So yeah, I’ve been busy again — thus the too-long delay between my last post and this one. However, until blogging becomes my main business, I will simply do my best to talk to you, to talk with you, as … Continue reading

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17 Sep 2011

Speaking Out: the Language Epilogue

  ALL WEEK, PEOPLE have been Speaking Out. I’ve been impressed by what I’ve read, although it’s not a fraction of what’s out there. I intended to write several posts but life got in the way: it’s been a strange … Continue reading

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12 Sep 2011

Speaking Out: Writing Fiction

TODAY IS DAY ONE of “Speak Out with Your Geek Out.” Author and game designer Monica Valentinelli put out a call for a week of “joy, positivity and happiness” about the hobbies and other activities geeks love. It stuck a … Continue reading

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4 Sep 2011

Writing, Geeking, and the Kindness of Strangers

I don’t know what it is about having gone to GenCon, but I’m still feeling the side-effects a month later. A lot of good things resulted, but while I feel like I’m working my rump off, I also feel like … Continue reading

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3 Jul 2011

A Fifth of My Time

I set out simply to write for myself, not thinking of it in terms of Google’s 20% Innovation time. Turns out, it fits the concept very well. Continue reading

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29 May 2011

What did you say you do?

I swore I wasn’t going to post my credits page, or link it, until it was as complete as I could make it. However, there are enough things keeping me busy right now that my annotated bibliography of works done … Continue reading

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