I stopped posting examples of my Conspiracy! cards recently. Not because I ran out of cards, but because I ran dry of inspiration to describe them. What began as a simple exercise in sharing my design work had evolved into a daily writing exercise … which was great while it was … Continue reading
My words and thoughts have been for myself, of late. And also for those close to me, both in space and mind. But they have not been transmitted via this interface.
I’m feeling more wordly lately. I am hoping to re-commence contributing to this eclectic assemblage of prose. Soon. Perhaps, … Continue reading
It’s been a few days since my last post. It hasn’t been an intentional hiatus; merely the byproduct of a busy period. Work busy, home busy. Tiredness. Distraction.
As you can already tell, the hiatus has ended. We now continue our regular transmissions.
Looking for clogs in the pipes. My posts are not going through to Facebook. How annoying.
The steady stream of Card-a-Day descriptions has enabled me to engage in writing (very) short-form fiction on a near-daily basis, which has been fun and sometimes amusing. I hope these little snippets have also been enjoyable to readers.
But I need to dust off my stack of half-finished blog posts and … Continue reading
What’s happening with me? Not much at the moment. Well, wait … I shall amend. Not much worth blogging about at length.
This weekend saw some small progress made on Metropolis, my ambitious tabletop urban development sim. And, by small progress, I mean some tiny map tiles were made. My transport network … Continue reading
This weekend was full of thoughts. None of them, however, made their way into this blog.
I started several posts, but they came apart in the writing. They’ll need some cleaning up first; I suspect you’ll see them eventually. When you write primarily for yourself, the last thing you want … Continue reading
In WordPress, shortcodes are where the magic happens.
Basically, when you create a post, it’s text with some light markup (formatting). If you want to insert anything else, like an image, you’re using a shortcode. It’s a snippet that WP translates into the entity you want inserted. They’re fairly simple, … Continue reading
Glyphstone is at 21 posts and counting, so I thought it would be appropriate for a brief State of the Blog address. And, by brief, I mean six sentences.
First, I’m quite happy with the look and feel this time around. I’m working on a logo for the top of the … Continue reading