Gender Icons

My Damn Decision

I’ve been focusing on gaming so much these past few months that I haven’t been posting about social issues on my blog. It’s time to make up for that. Given that America (and the world) continues to have a lack of understanding about sexual consent and respect for women’s bodies, I’m reblogging this haiku poem called…

prototype cover art for Goody White's Book of Folk Magic

Writing In-Character

I’m really enjoying reading the Goody-White-speaks-to-the-reader explanatory text in Goody White’s Book of Folk Magic. She is an interesting mix of conservative matron, no-nonsese midwife, and pious layperson with an awareness that there’s more to the world than what her religion tells her. So much of what I did on Paizo’s design team was neutral rules text that…