writing

Yeah, that's usually the way I've found to endear yopurself to a bunch of folks you haven't seen in a while...

It's not like I haven't been busy, or anything, but I've been super... oh who am I kidding?

I've not been my kind of busy in AGES!  The sitting down and writing, getting games designed and developping some proper RPG stuff just simply HASN'T happened.  All those dice have been left unrolled, all the pages of those gorgeous Eclipse Phase books have gone un-dog-eared, there isn't a single post-it note jammed in to a squirrely looking folder of GM notes... or... more

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:57

I've had a ridiculously busy day yesterday and morning today, so I'm taking some well earned time out.

It seems that people at my work are sither not very good at forward planning when they need information, or they just have ridiculous expectations. Last week someone wanted a list of postcodes for several key towns in Oxfordshire by Friday. When did I get confirmation on the exact list of towns? Friday afternoon! Another group need some detailed population and economy data for Oxfordshire's market towns. Time frame? By the end of Tuesday.... *sigh*

Needless to say, here we... more

Tuesday, January 13, 2009 - 13:06

I suppose the first thing to get out of the way is the fact that I hate my job. I make this clear from the outset so that, from here on in, I don't have to mention it again and can concentrate on more important things. Suffice to say it is the one thing in my life I would change in a heartbeat. I know people will say that it's within my power to change my own position, and I am trying, but the world is not very forgiving of silly mistakes made in employment choices over the years.

That said I am looking forward, not due to any half-baked new year's resolution that I'll forget in a... more

Tuesday, January 15, 2008 - 00:20