Tag: Geek Dad

Nov 02

October 2017 Reviewed

  All the way back in January, I posted my Writing Resolutions for 2017.   I keep these goals in focus by writing monthly updates about my progress. The original post outlined four categories of resolution: Blogging Resolutions Freelance & Publishing Resolutions Fiction Resolutions Gaming Resolutions   October was dominated by the building work around …

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Oct 30

Updated: Film as RPG Research

  Another of my pastimes is watching films. Like many of you, I have a growing DVD collection. Mine has a selection of Geek classics, along with a few non-genre titles. As well as watching for pleasure, a good film is also research for both my writing and gaming. The parallel between film and fiction …

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Oct 29

Writing Goals, 29th October, 2017

  Hi Everyone,   We are now six weeks into the building project and the temperature is starting to drop. I can see the new house slowly appear each day, but I must wait several more weeks before my writing has any chance to pick up. I try to remain positive about the process as …

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Oct 27

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 31, Part 6

  Learning The Happiest Apocalypse on Earth rules Narrator Principles Adapting a Plot     The plan for tomorrow is to run our first adventure in Planet Albion. We may need to canter through the character generation for one Player, but that should not take too long. Any additional Heroes will be new recruits to …

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Oct 25

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 31, Part 5

  Brainstorming Planet Albion  Learning The Happiest Apocalypse on Earth rules Building a Plot     The focus of the session on Saturday was preparing for next week’s Halloween interlude game of The Happiest Apocalypse on Earth. This involved brainstorming a theme park, which we called Planet Albion. The second part was to create characters, …

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