SITE NEWS: A Long Overdue Check-In

I’ve been absent for over half a year now, and I sincerely regret it – I haven’t lost interest, if that’s what you’re thinking. I’ve simply been swamped in a lot of other stuff; school, work, and – oh, I had a daughter last November, so that’s been keeping me appropriately busy lately. Not only have I not had time for writing a whole lot, but I haven’t been playing as much as I used to, either. I suppose that’s a good thing, in a way… You know, having a family now and all. But no, I haven’t quit altogether, and I’m not intending to. Continue reading


Rat Races: Oddball Character Species in Role-Playing Games

A couple days ago, I felt like I wanted to play Guild Wars 2 after a hiatus of over a year. I had tried returning before, but it never lasted more than a day РI found it difficult to jump right back in, when I had once been quite good at the game, but now all my skills were rusty and it felt like I was playing for the first time, only with level 80 characters.

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