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Do Not Piss Off the Dungeon Master

how can I tell a great story if my characters are derailing things all the time with their wacky schemes and petty interests?

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Prairie Autumn

                        Autumn arrives early on the Canadian prairies. I can feel it on the wind, like the scent of cool foothills air that summons me back to bicycle races through hills of dirt that will one day become new housing developments. For the moment, the […]

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Writing contests abound these days, either as offerings from publishers or the (nowadays) very popular National Novel Writing Month in November. Currently I’ve been keeping my eye on Angry Robot Books, a publishing company that seems to have fairly modern ideas. They’re offering to read unsolicited manuscripts in March, so I’m definitely gearing up for […]

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