Birth of a World: A Question of Ambiguity

There were a lot of things that got me thinking about ambiguity this week, but one of the big ones had to do with the design process for my created world. It began with a character (yes, another one, most of these things do) who’d been kicking around in my head for a while. A [...]

Birth of a World: The Game of Origins

From my eventual novel-world, another potential idea to color up the culture.
“All right, how about why one can never find a pen of the appropriate thickness when one needs one?”
Some games in the World Without Yet a Name are games of chance; some of physical prowess—but then there is the Game of Origins, favored pastime [...]