...a neo-blues song My weekend was, by turns, fun...busy...more fun...tiring...exceptionally stressful...busy...tasty...big fun...busy...restful. On Sunday, the gaming group (minus Grace who is in Homework Hell) played Settlers of Catan. It was great fun and I won the game in a very close three way race for that 10th victory point. And now... Adventure Seed #5: The … Continue reading Red Cat Scream
...and I wish them luck
...they want our cheese Even Hank Aaron Struck Out Once In A While Well sir, after 18 years of GMing sold out, packed full with extra players Toon games here at DunDraCon, I had my first dud. Well, not a dud really, but a less than usually great game. Ten people did in fact sign … Continue reading The Secret Mouse Invasion
...co-starring her pet skunk, George Here, a couple of days late, we have... Adventure Seed #3: The Terror In The Fog (The link here is Sally Smithfield) When a respected colleague, Professor Smithfield, calls Doc in to help investigate the completely mummified body of a scientist who was alive just that morning, it's merely the … Continue reading The Wonderful, Yet Mysteriously Haunting Story Of Mostly Purple Patty And The Pig Who Ate Cheese
...and itchy fingers As others have stated, these quizzes are damned accurate. Another badass quiz from eSPIN-the-Bottle... Which Sexy Are You? MY RESULT:Cool Sexy You keep it real smooth, all James Bond-style. The suave, international hotties will love you. You’re sophisticated, mature, and you’ve got fairly expensive tastes. (And your personal hygiene? Outstanding.) Just be … Continue reading Opal Cats, Ivory Dogs, Jade Snakes
...forever Stuff, darn ya, stuff 1: Grace got the most recent of the Dresden Files novels, Proven Guilty, from the library and I'm reading it. Looks to be another great yarn, from what I've seen so far. 2: I had one of my very rare (as in one every 6-7 years) nightmares last night. This … Continue reading Dancing On An Event Horizon
...true dat Well, Grace is at school using the computer lab, the girls are snoozing after a prolonged wrasslin' match and I'm on my second mug of tea (decaf, after the daily Bigass Mug Of Oolong) and things here at Casa del Basset Hound are perhaps a tad mellower and more lazy than they should … Continue reading If You Don’t Grab Life By The Balls, Life Will Grab You By The Throat
...and ended his long strange trip Stuff 1: Adventure Seed #2 will be posted tonight or tomorrow. 2: After slacking off for nearly 2 months, I got back on the treadmill last night. My legs still feel it a bit today. 3: My Sweet Little Tahitian Blue Lory Of Love and I have a weekend … Continue reading Pieboy Goes To Castro Street
...look out, Japanese whaling ships Ok, here are the final questions for Adventure Seed #2
...if I find 'em, I'll kick their carapaces So I'm looking at the archives for January and it seems I did not post on a Wednesday all month. Well, except for today. Anyway, in other news, it seems that An Undiscovered Island In The Pacific is the winner of the most recent Adventure Seed poll. … Continue reading Wicked Turtles Shot My Baby Down
...and I reckon I do all of the above as I age Birthday Update Went to the Indian buffet for lunch. Good food and I partook of it robustly. May explode soon. Gifted myself with a couple of used CD's (Tom Waits Closing Time and The Ramones Ramonesmania)from Dimple Records. Wrassled with the girls and … Continue reading Wine Gets Mellow And Gains Character, Cheese Gets Stronger And Smellier
...and the sun setting in the Pacific Adventure Seed Update Looks like Mysterious Event is gonna be our winner. I'll wait until tomorrow to post the next poll. Stuff The laptop has caught some kind of virus, so I'm forced to use our ancient desktop computer until Grace can weave her Technomantic spells and fix … Continue reading Dreaming Of Macaws And Pork Fried Rice
...I know it's not nice, but it will suffice I know, I know...BAD Doc:) Ok, folks, today we start on adventure seed #2. The connection with the first adventure seed is Shanghai. More blogstuff later.
...just call me Winkerdog, cause I'm in need of some restraint Maybe I'll post the rest tomorrow:) Ok, our poll winners were: S.F. Chinatown, the Devolving Drug and both The Mysterious Miss Muerte and Dr. Wu, Evil Oriental Genius. And so... Adventure Seed #1: The Devolver (written in the style of the back cover blurb … Continue reading Sympathy For The Basset
...go to Las Vegas, June, 1979 Ok, folks, another poll, with the actual Adventure Seed appearing mid week. You have three questions today. I'll take the top scorers in Questions 2 & 3 and the top three scorers in Question 1. By the way, 1930's Pulp beat out the 2nd place choice, Steampunk, by a … Continue reading The Girl With The Smile And The Guy With The Grin
...and a lion eats him Ok, Gentle Reader, here is a poll to kick off my 2007 LJ Gaming Project #1: Linked Adventure Seeds. Go ahead and check the genre you like best. I'll post the first Adventure Seed this weekend.