Offices Without Doors

A while back, my boyfriend and I introduced one of our fellow gamers to the first two seasons of Babylon 5; this would be my second time going through the series. While there are many things that came up during my first watch-through, and in my third, there was one thing our friend noticed in [...]

Impractical Applications (What the Cat Saw)

One of the things I love about my solo game is the element of someone else’s perspective: running my old timeline through the eyes of someone else entirely. The player’s been pretty compatible with the situation so far: fully aware of the existing-timeline nature of the situation, focused on character development rather than on making [...]

Where Were You When…?

There exist people, both writers and GMs, who know their entire story from the beginning. Their plot? Outlined completely. Their cast lists? Set in stone. Everything’s ready, it just needs to be implemented. Then there’s the rest of us, who… well, don’t. The plot may have a general direction, but the particulars are figure-out-as-we-go. Characters [...]