Thoughts on Effort, Creativity, and Goals

My 10th grade American History teacher was named Mr. Coffee. Yes, that was his real name. He was a very interesting teacher and person, always motivating his students with consistent use of a few catchphrases. When assigning chapters to read for homework, he always told us to “read this as if it were important” and to “soak the information up like a proverbial sponge.” I, … Continue reading Thoughts on Effort, Creativity, and Goals

Madden 20 Player Ratings Are Out, Bills Shafted (I Guess)

And now for something completely different! I’ve played EA Sports Madden games pretty much all my life, and despite them not changing much over the past 10 years or so, I still play in order to fulfill my dream of playing in the NFL. My love for the game and my precious Buffalo Bills has me waiting patiently every year to see how the Bills … Continue reading Madden 20 Player Ratings Are Out, Bills Shafted (I Guess)

Episode 01: Threads of Fate

In the premiere episode, we are introduced to four heroes, each with their own desires and goals, who will have their lives forever changed by a coming disaster. Cast DM- Sean Fraser Autumn Leaf Falls, Tabaxi Artificer- Kodell Emerson Sir Augustus Bellwinter III, Warforged Fighter- A.J. Pass Arista, Water Genasi Blood Hunter- Courtney Chilli Threxik Zamir, Half Elf Rogue- Dandy Kallahan Music from https://filmmusic.io “The … Continue reading Episode 01: Threads of Fate

DMsGuild Published Content: The Planestalker

In the dead of night all over the world, creatures of pure evil and darkness crawl out of the depths of the earth and sea, escape ancient tombs, or even rip an extra-planar hole and cross over from the most dangerous planes in existence. They prowl the countryside, terrorize citizens, and wreak havoc everywhere they go. Most people cower in fear of these beasts and … Continue reading DMsGuild Published Content: The Planestalker

Support Systems: Having a Safety Net when Your Brain Lets You Down

When dealing with any sort of mental illness, there are several things that have to happen before you get better. One, you have to want to get better. Two, you must seek out help. And three, you must have people around you who you trust and can hold you up when you trip up and fall. No one person can safely cope with mental illness … Continue reading Support Systems: Having a Safety Net when Your Brain Lets You Down

Editorial: There’s no such thing as cold water, or The Nature of Good and Evil

My father had a habit of coming up with very poignant yet seemingly simple sayings. His favorite was “life is too important to be taken seriously.” Occasionally, there would be a specific situation in which one of his sayings applied and he made sure to find a way to slip in his little nuggets of wisdom. One of those situations occurred usually around the time … Continue reading Editorial: There’s no such thing as cold water, or The Nature of Good and Evil