Konstantin Varouforos is a fun character for me to write. He isn’t quite entirely unlike me, but he certainly is less like me than many characters I write. I enjoy the mental stretch. I spent an awful lot of time … Continue reading
Category Archives: Commentary
Trying something new here. The Sword and the Spear is a story I wrote a year or two ago for an anthology. It wasn’t accepted, and it implies some viewpoints which probably preclude its acceptance at SF&F magazines in the … Continue reading
It’s been nearly a month, but we’re back now, thanks to Labor Day, and by extension, Communists. I guess they aren’t all bad. In addition, you can find a beta copy of the RPJ Sci-Fi rulebook behind the RPJ link … Continue reading
And we’re back. RPJ Core and RPJ Police Cops are now in beta. I’ll have a news post about that later in the week. For now, you can visit the RPJ page in the top menu to find the download … Continue reading
Leifsson, being an actual, experienced magiker, has a few tricks up his sleeve which the youngins don’t know yet.
Sif isn’t used to relying on other people. Her first impulse is always to go it alone.
I always try to plug tafl when it comes up in the story, because it’s an awesome game you should play. You can find a downloadable Java version at the Softworks, or play at PlayTaflOnline.com.
I talk about the upsides of serializing my writing all the time, but one of the downsides is that I can sometimes forget certain details. For instance, sometimes I describe the spiral corridor as a ramp, and sometimes as broad … Continue reading
Dweorgr: short, stocky creatures, technological experts who are responsible for den Holm’s highly advanced sewer system. They’re much less friendly with the Norrmanne now. One of the things I’m proud of in this universe is its dynamic nature. I have … Continue reading
I don’t think Sif is being half as clever as she thinks she is here. I am at least as proud of the Ei—I stutter/recovery, though, as she is.