Tag «D&D»

Gryffins: In Solid Form

This is the third of a trio of posts showing off my gryffin collection. Gryffins as Figures A whole bunch of gryffin figures I have found in various places. A rather typical looking gryffin (front left), a humanoid gryffin with a hammer (front right), and why yes, that is a humanoid gryffin riding a gryffin …

Miniatures to Play Out a Fight Scene

So I wanted to do this post last week, and then life got in the way, so here I am getting it done now. Last week I worked on the final fight in the Cinderella tale, which has a lot of moving parts. I decided the best way to keep track of everything was to …

No Good Title

I completed the revision pass on time, though as you can see, I am posting this a bit late, because I didn’t write it till late, because I was pounding away at my revision through Saturday. Sunday was our Wrestlemania party, for which we cook. So here I am to tell you that it is …

Year In Review

I just read through a post by Brandon Sanderson, which was extremely long, and was basically an overview of what he got done this year. It gave me a few moments of panic and self-doubt. He’s turning 40 this year and has already been publishing books for 20 years. It’s easy for me to regret …

Inspiration from Dungeons & Dragons

You may or may not know that in my spare(!) time I play Dungeons and Dragons. So when I decided I needed to flesh out my important characters’ fighting styles for The Storyteller, I realized that D&D held a wealth of information I could tap into. More specifically, I chose 4th Edition D&D because we …