The History of Magic

Since digital games have existed, their creation has been dominated by a small part of the population: generally white male engineers. In the 1960s and ’70s, universities like MIT and Southern Illinois University contained computers and computer networks that were available for student use. Most of these games existed on …

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Your Obligations to the Publisher

You’ll find yourself agreeing to do, and not to do, certain things under the publishing agreement. For example, there will likely be something in the contract about your obligation to deliver a satisfactory manuscript to the publisher by a particular date. If you’re a fiction writer and have …

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The Narrative Of Today

If our own century is to have a story, then it is curious to wonder what historians fifty years hence will opt for. Decolonization, the Cold War, the world wars, the age of empires, the industrial revolutions and the age of dynastic monarchies – each of these is a compelling story …

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Essential Speaking

One of the ways we awaken our power and participate in creating our reality is through what I call essential speaking. Essential speaking is about being intentional and communicating straight from the heart. It’s the practice of speaking from our own experience and self-discovery rather than from concepts and …

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Be More Batman

Psychological researchers have come to a wild mind blowing revelation. The superhero stance – that iconic pose, Superman and the like determinedly practiced in the mirror. The stance of “shoot me, I dare you. Cause I’m the boss. Bullets bounce off me, and I don't even bat an eye.” That …

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