The shopkeeper from Back East? His wife isn't really his wife. He's the procurer and she's the available woman. Their marriage is a front. Your brother's son, your nephew, is fourteen years old. He's been stealing money from his father, your brother, and taking it to visit this woman. Your brother is in a bitter… Continue reading “I Do Not Kill With My Gun”: A Look at DOGS IN THE VINEYARD
You'd been up for five days working on your dissertation. It got easier to stay awake after the second night, and the words seemed to flow from your fingertips. You couldn't say why. Maybe it was those diet pills, but you'd never written faster or more fluidly. You started seeing the men with needles… Continue reading “We’re All Mad Here…”: A Look at DON’T REST YOUR HEAD
One of the things that you learn FAST as a Game Master (or Dungeon Master, or Storyteller, or whatever your preferred nomenclature) is that no matter how much you love a system, setting, or campaign, you'll want to take a break every once in a while. Whether to get a mental breather, to re-think what… Continue reading “I Can Get You a Toe, Dude”: A Look at FIASCO!