Daily Archives: November 13, 2016

Dice Tales: Ephemerality

(This is the forty-third installment of Dice Tales, an ongoing series of posts about RPGs as storytelling.) *** When I was studying RPGs in graduate school, I assembled a list of terms to describe the narratives they create. We already … Continue reading

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Consideration of Works Present: The Arrival

(Picture from here.) The Arrival opened last Friday (November 11, 2016) and the SF book club saw it together. It is a good film (mostly) and it is actual science fiction. There are no hidden references to deities, the Force … Continue reading

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