Allow Me To Brag About My Best Sellers

Because the majority of my sales happen over the weekend, I always do the bookkeeping for Dancing Lights Press on Monday morning. This includes running various reports and checking sales figures for individual titles. Because it’s the end of the month, I’ve also started pulling together some data for the monthly reports. Based on those…

Buy Me a Coffee

As we head into the new year, I want get out of the apartment more often. It’s not a resolution, or even a goal. I certainly wouldn’t classify it as a need. I just miss working in libraries and coffee shops, the way I did back in Albuquerque. They’re quiet, pleasant spaces, generally free from…

How Can You Tell Better Stories with a Tabletop Roleplaying Game?

ReadWriteRoll is a system for readers, writers, and roleplayers who love telling stories with friends! It combines familiar d20-style mechanics with story game sensibilities to create a simple system designed around the way stories are constructed. The core mechanic is simple – roll a d20, add modifiers, and determine if the total is high or…

How Can You Make Alignment More Useful and Meaningful in Your Roleplaying Games?

Understanding Alignment presents a system for using the traditional nine-point alignment system to enrich your game. It presents alignment as a means for customizing your character’s personality, goals, and beliefs. Simple mechanics reward characters who embody the tenets of their alignment, and penalize those who stray from it. Alignment can answer questions about a character’s…