High School of the Blooded

Originally Published at Rob.BearSwarm.com on 2009-10-02. As you may or may not know, I’m running a Houses of the Blooded Play by Post game over on our message boards. Recent developments have got me thinking about something. Real quick synopsis: One character walked over to another and insulted him, blatantly, without preamble or build up. Just called […]

A Song of Ice and Fire

Almost a year ago now I started reading the A Song of Ice and Fire series. Currently I’m around 200 pages from completing the third book, A Storm of Swords. While I know I still have another massive tome to go before I’m caught up I wanted to write some commentary after the events of last night’s reading. For anyone who hasn’t read them yet I’ll be sure to clearly label where the spoiler section begins. Don’t expect much out of this. Just a few random thoughts.

Lyrical Research

The title of In the Pines comes from an American folk song. I did some research into the numerous variations of the song.

Ten Books

Yesterday I came across a post on Facebook. Today I want to talk about ten random books and what they mean to me.

Honor & Darkness

This was something I wrote about a year ago. It’s unfinished and was never playtested. I still think its a neat idea and I had some interesting thoughts in here. I might pick it up again some day, unlikely but maybe. Author’s Note: I wanted to run a game about medieval monster hunters and while there […]