Rereading Watchmen. Like stargazing, it’s impressive, but too far removed from my world to evoke much feeling. That’s Alan Moore, ab initio.
Heading to the a DnD game, thinking of the old HS group. The polar bear riding druid now lives in Alaska. The knight is now a cop. Hmm…
Random Average: Leadership: it can happen to you Link
For my birthday, a ukulele. That’s right, a Uku-frickin-lele. Time to torment the dogs while I reteach myself chords. Awesome.
My prediction re: the Dogs in the Vineyard game was “moderately epic” — I think we got there. Sorcery, ghosts, exorcism, and face-shooting.
New theory: an artist’s seriousness with regard to ‘the work’, and impatience w/amateurs runs inverse to their belief in their own ability.
Another snippet from the #ToC: “Word of mouth & familiarity are 85% of fiction sales, 10% is cover, EVERYTHING ELSE is 5%.” (RT @doctorow)
Adrift: Our guide: a six-limbed, optionally… Link