Personal, Rook and Rose

The Origins of a Scar

Yesterday I finally had the surgery for my hyperparathyroidism, which was diagnosed back in October, but then an ankle injury derailed me for the entire winter (and then, y'know... there was this pandemic thing that cropped up). One of the nice things about this particular surgery is that you know almost immediately if it was… Continue reading The Origins of a Scar

gaming, Personal

Prep Weekend Post Mortem

I spent most of my weekend in game prep. A good chunk of prep was piecing together what I'd done and what I'd planned to do five years ago. Some of my notes were helpful, some confusing. I ended up sending a timeline to the players that included two game sessions of stuff that we… Continue reading Prep Weekend Post Mortem

Personal

The Moral of the Story is [… Buffering]

My grandmother Bettie passed away a few weeks ago. And I'm not doing so well because of it. In part, this is grief at her passing. She was my last living grandparent (step-grandparents included). I barely knew her growing up, but I got to know her better as an adult. Some of my friends probably… Continue reading The Moral of the Story is [… Buffering]