#introduction I'm a white hetero cis-male that lives in the USA.
Using Emacs, I write software, TTRPG session reports, short essays, documentation, open letters, and sometimes a bit of poetry.
Emacs Windows Configuration Desired State: From Deliberation to Liberation (in the Minutia of My Tools)
I've been thinking about what makes for a good long campaign. I think there's still more to add but this is what I have at the moment.
Hacking Org-Mode Export for Footnotes as Sidenotes: Yet Another Refinement to My Blogging Engine
Enshittification Anti-Pattern and the Ongoing D&D Licensing Debacle: How a Corporation is Looking to Create a Platform
“Cities without Number” stretch goal to include licensing: Yet More and Varied Reactions to OGL Antics
Ongoing Bad Faith Actions of Wizards of the Coast: An Ongoing Attempt to Shift the Legal Field Beneath Creators
Revisiting Section 15 Copyright Notice of the Open Game License: An Odd Little Section Containing Such Odd Signatures
On Safe Harbours, Shareholder Obligations, and Fey Contracts: Precedence, Common Rules, and Licenses
The Wastelands of Discord and the Fall of Twitter: Ever Collapsing Channels of Digital Communication
A reminder that https://campaignwiki.org/rpg/ is a great place to find RPG content syndicated through RSS.
Random Non-Player Character Generator for The One Ring: Responding and Building from Other Prompts
The Purpose and Joy of Role-Playing Subsystems: Modeling the Guide Posts of Expectant Play
I just wrapped up a One Ring Strider session that felt very much like one of those face to face sessions where everyone leaves the table saying "Hot damn, that's why I play these games." This session actually had many of the same feelings I've had when playing around the table with friends.
It's a long post and I hope it reads as well as it played:
Reflections on Sessions 1 through 7 of the Travels of Duinhir Tailwind: The Joys of Solo Gaming
The Travels of Duinhir Tailwind: Session 7: Unexpected Discoveries En Route to Tharbad
Describing the Semantics of My Site: Paying Attention to the HTML
The Travels of Duinhir Tailwind: Session 5: A Return to Bree with Three of the Kettlebar Family
The Travels of Duinhir Tailwind: Session 4: Family News Delivered
The Travels of Duinhir Tailwind: Session 3: Initial Meeting of the Kettlebars and Wondering If There Is More to Gandalf’s Request
Recovering interrupter with occasional relapses, lover of spreadsheets, blogger, adept debugger, conjurer of analogies, and probably other things
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