Memory of the Star

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The Difference Between a Cutscene and Film

There’s something that I’ve been thinking about for many, many, months. I wanted to do a post on why, for whatever reason, Final Fantasy VII Advent …

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Best Place To Start Is At the Beginning: Creating Great Openings For Your Tabletop RPG Campaigns

When I began writing fiction, one of the things that was drilled into my head was that I absolutely needed to get the beginning right. It’s the …

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When the Garage Door Opens

Whenever I go over to see my girlfriend, Rebecca, I can feel the excitement build as she opens up the garage door. She shares the enthusiasm and …

The Cost of Benefits

This has been an article I wanted to write for quite a long time. I had to approach the subject matter with utmost care because of the intimate …

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Can’t Spin This

Now that I’ve managed to recuperate from post-exam exhaustion, it’s time for me to return to the blogosphere. I have a lot to talk about, and today I …

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Where Do They All Belong?

Photo by Routine @ Morguefile.com<p>Many days ago, I remember praising SunkenThought’s article in which she described the relationship she had with her …

Every Tear

Attribution Coming Tomorrow, Currently Mobile<p>My experience with Final Fantasy XV is slowly, but surely coming to a close. I had to start over so I …

The Stroke of Midnight

Today is officially the first day of 2017. It is, by luck of the draw, the first birthday of Memory of the Star. As with most of us, it is a time to …

Where Art Thou, Audience?

Photo by DodgertonSkillhause @ Morguefile.com<p>Much like my previous ambitions to attain Discover, my ambitions for an audience have also grown. In my …

Put The Thing in the Thing And Then Hopefully It Works Out

Photo by dave @ Morguefile.com<p>So, I was inspired to write this due to a post that Suze had made. It began with a lighthearted non-sequitur involving …

Gunning For Discover!

Photo by clarita @ Morguefile.com<p>I must admit, after resurrecting Memory of the Star, I have sought to achieve some of the things that I did during …

The Human Face of Atheism

Photo by lisaleo @ Morguefile.com<p>I have found one thing very odd during my time in the blogosphere. Despite my atheism, I have for some reason …

The Problem With Synthetic Relationships

Photo by marinapriest @ Morguefile.com<p>Well, if there were anything better to come back from hiatus for, I can’t think of it. It is a topic that I …

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Return to My Heart, Dear Aletha!

Photo by adwinda @ Morguefile.com<p>Recently, I got an email from someone that I thought was rather intriguing.<p>Hey Dylan<p>its me Aletha Deaton in …

Memories of NaNoWriMos Past

November is coming and along with it will be the lower temperatures that necessitate wearing jeans to school as opposed to the shorts that I so …

An Old Worry

Photo by hotblack at Morguefile.com<p>I was considering doing an informal Q & A of sorts, and if that appeals to my audience I can certainly work …

Session One of “Curse of The Lonely Hearts”

Photo by GaborfromHungary at Morguefile.com<p>This past Sunday I began my first session of my therapeutic Dungeons and Dragons campaign. I took careful …

American Plutonomy Report Eleven Years Later…

Photo by clarita at Morguefile.com<p>Eleven years ago today Citigroup released an internal memo that observed what is described as a “plutonomy”. This …

The Curse of the Lonely Heart

Photo by pef at Morguefile.com<p>I had originally wanted to describe this story after I came back from my speed dating outing not too long ago. Yet, I …

A Lesson As An OkCupid Moderator

Photo by imelechon at Morguefile.com<p>OkCupid is a funny thing. I had recently exhausted most of my viable searches so I decided to leave that site …

Just What Is Dungeons & Dragons, Anyway?

There’s a humorous aspect to my current position in the blogosphere. As previous discussions with SunkenThought have revealed, I do have a handful of …

An Ode to the Macaroni And Cheese Wedges at Cheeburger Cheeburger

Yesterday, I went out with my friend Nathan to our usual burger joint, Cheeburger Cheeburger. In honor of the YouTube video series “Skooks”, we just …

Memory of the Star

Photo by Dylan Greene<p>I remember when I was looking for a setting-neutral RPG to play when I wanted to play something outside of Dungeons & Dragons. …

Is Idiocracy Becoming a Documentary?

Photo by wintersixfour at Morguefile.com<p>Around ten years ago, Mike Judge produced a cult classic known as “Idiocracy”. It follows a very basic plot, …

Enlisting the Services of a Spellcaster

Photo by EmilyDietle<p>I must admit, I love the atheist group I belong to on Facebook. It reserves as a repository of pieces of pseudoscience that we …

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To The Moon and Asperger’s Syndrome

As I was going through my Steam library in search of games to play I found myself reminiscing back to a gaming experience I had a while ago. It was a …

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Dungeons & Dragons, Women, and Grognards

Photo by doctor_bob at Morguefile.com<p>This is somewhat of a follow-up post to my original Dungeons & Dragons article I made some time. It has been my …