I’ve been working on RPG rules for Ilder’en and the stories I write for a long time. Seeing as this is GENCON week, I thought I should at least cover some of it in general terms. First off I don’t have much interest in designing combat systems and the general rules of the world (movement, […]
I’ve just published a novella in two parts. As promised, So Below and its far lengthier companion piece Jarioth’s Saga are finally done. Read them here: The Jarioth Cycle. Or if you like they are also on our sister site here: http://www.blastedtowergames.com/SO_BELOW.html. This is the most involved and universe-spanning Ilder’en tale I’ve ever written.
Two days ago I finished re-reading Creatures of Light and Darkness, then I started Asimov’s Foundation series again. A jarring and strange combination to be sure, but it gave me the idea for this short story. Read it here: The Star-Rade.
The reason I wrote the original post about The conflicting tension between metaphysics and good storytelling was because I was experiencing it myself. I’d used a technical kabbalistic phrase as a placeholder until I could think of the correct word to use. The problem was that I never did and the placeholder was wrong but […]
If you’ve ever had the misfortune to read any fiction by Dion Fortune or others of her sort you already know what I’m here to talk about today. Don’t get me wrong, her Non-Fiction is terrific, in fact I’d highly recommend it. But when she tries to weave a story she can’t let her cosmological […]
Greetings, I have been in contact with certain non-human entities via e-mail and they assure me that the listing for the Calvariam Domus chapter of the Legion of the Skull will be updated in the magazine’s second issue. Now it will actually have the URL for the site as well as a slightly different description […]
I posted a new story by my Co-CEO at Blasted Tower Games. It’s about Hell and the practicalities thereof. You can read it here: Subturfugue. Also, this one is illustrated!