Daily Archives: February 7, 2016

Dice Tales: What happens in a game?

(This is the fifth installment of Dice Tales, an ongoing series of posts about RPGs as storytelling.) *** So you’re playing an RPG. What exactly are you doing?

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Food: US vs UK — Muffin tryouts

by Brenda W. Clough  A few weeks ago, I posted a link to the Ultimate British Muffin. Clearly a bake test was called for. I armed myself with some ‘strong’ flour (if they cannot raise high-gluten wheat in Britain then … Continue reading

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Story Excerpt Sunday: From The Unpleasantness at Baskerville Hall by Chris Dolley

The Unpleasantness at Baskerville Hall Reeves & Worcester Steampunk Mysteries Book 4 by Chris Dolley This novel is the 5th story in the R&W Steampunk Mystery series. Stories 1 and 2 were published in the ebook What Ho, Automaton! Stories … Continue reading

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Strange Films to Watch During the Presidential Apocalypse

I’ve been perusing the depths of Amazon Prime and Netflix to see what sort of odd little films they serve up. One piece of advice: for good or ill, I have found absolutely no correlation between the rating of these … Continue reading

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