Revisionings: Dwarves Are Afraid of Deserts

One of the things I’ve started doing recently for my company (yes, it still exists!) is to try to put my own interpretation on the standard D&D races. And their offshoots (pared down somewhat), but one has to always start with the basics. Today on the way home, a thought popped into my mind: “Dwarves [...]

Marking Time

One of the biggest difficulties with an Earth-with-modifications setting is getting across to people the time period in which the story is set, particularly as the setting gets more and more modern and the distinctions less and less obvious. A little slip, and it becomes easy for people to forget that this is supposed to [...]