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Nevertheless, She Persisted: Alea Iacta Est

Somewhat paradoxically, the inspiration for my story in an anthology about the persistence of women was my son. He’s a software engineer and a long-time gamer, originally of card-based games like Magic: the Gathering and later of on-line MMO RPGs … Continue reading

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Why You Won’t Catch Me At the Dice

Yesterday, in an essay on SF Signal, Paul Weimer advanced the argument that “there are good reasons, as a connoisseur of fantasy and science fiction, for you to pay attention to roleplaying games.” He says, “Many Fantasy and Science Fiction … Continue reading

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