Tag Archives: dice

Legends of Windemere: The Game and the Series

So, Victoria Zigler asked two questions: Is that bit in your bio about the fear of alligators true? I’m twitchy around alligators, sharks, and crocodiles.  Something about aquatic predators in general make me nervous, which might stem from stumbling onto … Continue reading

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Post Revisited: Game Vs. Book- Difference in the Details

Originally posted on December 12, 2013 . . . Day 12 of this blog’s existence.  Wow.  This is also really long.  I tried to clean it up, but it’s a topic that keeps coming back. At the age of thirteen, … Continue reading

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Day in the Nerdy Life

This should counter the dark one.  In response to We Drink Because We’re Poets poetry prompt: Day in the Life of a Nerd. There was a young nerd with some dice Who bought the whole set for a low price … Continue reading

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It Began With Dice

(This is the 8th Anniversary Poem) We met Among the dice You with your mage That forgot her role Me with my warrior Showing you the rules Our characters never wed Though Clyde and Mab came close All stopped as … Continue reading

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Precursor to Project Phoenix: Heroes Unlimited

There were three big gaming systems that I played in college.  Dungeons & Dragons, which led to Windemere.  Vampire/White Wolf, which led to Clyde.  Heroes Unlimited, which led to Project Phoenix aka my white whale.  I’m going to explain my … Continue reading

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Game vs. Book: Difference in the Details

At the age of thirteen, I was introduced to Dungeons & Dragons, which opened the door to several other dice-based roleplaying games. This hobby lasted through college and a few years beyond. If you think I’m outing myself as a … Continue reading

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