Tag: Geek Dad

Feb 17

Of Dice and Geeks 01, the Sphinx

  Sphinxes are famous for their riddles, but there is more to them than meets the eye. I found this sphinx on a recent trip to Blickling Hall. Close inspection of the image shows that sphinxes are also fans of dice,  EVERYBODY loves a good d20! Happy Gaming Phil

Feb 10

Travelling Dice 01

    As Gamers, we love our dice.  I usually carry a selection with me, just in case the need for a d20 should arise.  You know, for when there is a sudden need for gaming goodness.   This has yet to happen to me, but perhaps when the boys are older it might become …

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Feb 04

Prep in Progress; Chapter 4, Part 3

  The Prep in Progress entries are short summaries of my prep for my on-going campaign The Tales of the Hero Wars.   Overall, my health is gradually improving. The chest infection is receding, the cough is virtually gone and my chest is no longer sore. The headache is fading, but stubbornly refuses to actually leave. …

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Jan 03

How to be a Bad GM

Or, why I am not writing at the moment   November and December were not good months for me, not least because of the implosion of the previous cycle of stories for my Tales of the Hero Wars campaign. Yet, this was not the sole cause for why I feel like a BAD GM, and …

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Dec 25

Merry Christmas!

  I want to wish all the readers of Tales of a GM seasonal greetings.  Have a wonderful time and a very prosperous 2014. May all your dice roll true! Phil