Games

My 7 Best RPGs of the Decade

It's that time of year for round-ups of our favorite video games -- and since we're officially wrapping up 2019, we can look back at the entire decade of games! In reflecting on my list of most memorable games in the past 10 years, I can't help but pay special tribute to role-playing games. RPGs… Continue reading My 7 Best RPGs of the Decade

Books

Gift Giving Guide: Science Fiction Books for the Special People in Your Life

As an avid reader and writer, there's no gift quite so precious to me as a book. My best friend and I spent years exchanging books as birthday and holiday presents, often with a little inscription inside stating why we picked it out for the other person. Last Christmas, my husband deviated from his normal… Continue reading Gift Giving Guide: Science Fiction Books for the Special People in Your Life

writing

NaNoWriMo: 5 Tips to Make It to 50,000 Words

Some of you may know that I participate in NaNoWriMo every year -- a month-long test of writing endurance. It stands for National Novel Writing Month, and it happens every November. The fun of it is the camaraderie of writing your ass off with thousands of other storytellers around the world, who treat November with… Continue reading NaNoWriMo: 5 Tips to Make It to 50,000 Words