Another thousand-ish words. Writing is hard. I deserve beer and kiss

While its central thing is psychosis, it's hard not to see parallels with other mental illnesses too. Parts of the game felt like depression/anxiety dialled up to extremely uncomfortable levels. Maybe coincidence, maybe there's some common root between them, but goddamn either way it was a visceral experience.

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After starting play on release day, I finally finished Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice this evening. Not that it's a difficult game, it's just... It's a bit like reading a Cormac McCarthy novel. You can't deny it's well-written and compelling, but holy shit do you sometimes need a cup of tea and a hug between chapters.

RT @FilenOrlagh
Hi! I'm conducting research for my MA thesis and looking for participants to take part in a 30-45 minute online interview on Irish pro-choice activism and social media. Please feel free to share 😊😊😊 GRMA

I woke up to an e-mail from someone telling me my board game is really cool. Is this what happiness feels like? It feels really good.

it would be against many sites terms of service for me to advocate targeted political violence today, therefore, I won't do it

RT @PennyDragonG
EP1 of Rime Of The Frostmaiden starts in 10mins on our Twitch!

The party comes together for the first time as a string of grisly murders sweeps the Ten Towns.

Join our talented DM Craig as he pits his players against the perils of the Frozen North!

twitch.tv/pennydragongames

It's weird how songs you hated as a kid start to become enjoyable once the nostalgia fully beds in

I was barely aware of the 80s but I miss them

New type of guy: Someone who believes in COVID and vaccines but refuses to take one because it would be "unsporting to the virus" and "violate his bushido".

Hey friends, if you can pass this on to any Tabletop people who might use it, I'd appreciate it!

I've been doing voiceovers since 2015, but I played my first game of D&D in 1991.

I've voiced for Guinness, The UN and a lot of others, but not much in #TTRPG area.

If you have a project, I'd love to voice it for like 20% of my normal fee.
conorvoice.com/samples/

RT @IzzyKamikaze
Fuck Joe Duffy. 🏳️‍🌈
Fuck Liveline. 🏳️‍⚧️
Fuck RTE. 🏳️‍🌈
We had Our Pride back before they knew we existed & we will always have Our Pride. 🏳️‍⚧️
Happy Pride, everyone! 🏳️‍🌈
(Pic: Dublin Pride 1984, by Clodagh Boyd.)

Following an entertaining and inspirational "writers meeting", I went and wrote a sentence so unwholesome that I felt a bit queasy reading it back to myself, so I think this next project is really going in the right direction :)

here's a new thing: #posiprompts!

first one: Cybergoose. go!

you're totally allowed to boost this btw.

They could have simply phoned it in, but Shootas Blood & Teef went for a proper, honest to Gork (or Mork?) Goff Rokk band for their soundtrack and I am so here for it:

youtube.com/watch?v=XMvx7lPz0M

Birdsite, Mr Blobby 

Mr Blobby in the Bayeux Tapestry. That's how central he is to British culture and identity.

twitter.com/TreborRhurbarb/sta

In tonight's WFRP session our Grey Wizard used Teleport to bypass a locked trapdoor and ended up trapped in a tiny room with a starving ghoul that very nearly killed him.
The main reason he survived was that they had previously hired an Ogre who hailed from Tilea of all places because they wanted me to voice a gigantic Italian.

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