• Colonial,  Funny Little Wars,  Praise

    The time has come…

    … Which sounds a bit ominous, but is, in fact, celebratory. Throughout their childhood, both my boys would ask me — since I almost never “played” with the little people I painted or the various houses I built for them…

  • Other Hobbies,  Praise

    A Year About the Place

    My absolute favorite place upon this Earth is my home. An unanticipated bright side to this year was that I got to spend a lot more time there. My wife and I made an extra effort to document the year…

  • Praise

    Further praise

    I have been driven to the point of proverbial distraction by ætheric misbehavior. I put in hours to perfect the fine points of an imaginary language, only to discover that my blog obdurately declined to reproduce it accurately. After spending…

  • Praise

    A word from our sponsor

    A brief peek “under the hood” at Circa Games. I rarely do “commercial breaks,” but I was ably assisted in a time of need, and thus am moved to sing appropriate praises. Broadcasting was temporarily disrupted for a day or…

  • Craftees,  Other Hobbies,  Painting,  Praise

    A Parable…

    This is a parable concerning craft paints, real guitars, and pretend pianos. I wrote a bit in my essay on the GULP that I paint both terrain and miniatures with inexpensive craft paints. This wasn’t always the case. When I…