Avoid Fiction Being Dated

Have you ever been knocked out of a story’s flow due to a current event-style reference? This was a concern when writing my first science fiction novel.

On a Dark and Stormy Night: My Introduction to Dungeons and Dragons

The first game of Dungeons and Dragons (D&D for short) I ever played was at a friend’s birthday party and it was amazing!

Fantasy & Science Fiction: Works for Movies but Not So Much for Books?

What’s the benefit of reading fantasy/science fiction over watching it? Does the movie of your favorite series add or detract from your love of the story?

Think You Have a Novel in You?

A lot of people, maybe even most, believe they have at least one novel in them—one story they’d like to tell. In truth, many of them actually do.

Gaming to Authoring

It is said: “Write what you know.” How do you write a cruel villain if you’ve never acted in such a manner? That’s where RPG experience can be a benefit!

My Love for Tabletop Games

My name’s Mumphry999 & I really like games. I’ve been playing video games since the Atari 2600 & tabletop games starting with the old D&D Basic Rules set…

Game of Thrones Finale : The Winds of Winter

Game of Thrones season six finale aired last night and it was basically The Red Wedding part two. I counted nine(ish) main character deaths, two minor character deaths, plus all the unknowns from the Sept of Baleor. Anyway, as per usual – spoilers ahead and read at your own risk.