Category Archives: Creative Writing

GLS 7.0 Conference Proceedings Now Available

Just got an email that the GLS 7.0 Conference Proceedings are now available via ETC Press: This publication features my article “Gaming, World Building, and Narrative: Using Role-playing Games to Teach Fiction Writing.” Yay!

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Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter Gets Honorable Mention in BHoY #3

Some narcissistic googling turned up an interesting little factoid: my story “The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter” made Ellen Datlow’s list of honorable mentions in Best Horror of the Year #3. Based on the post date, this news is about 10 months … Continue reading

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M/MLA Presentations and Comments

Just got back a few hours ago from the M/MLA conference held in St. Louis. The conference theme was “Play…No Seriously.” I gave two presentations: one on using videogames in English classes, and the other on using role-playing games in … Continue reading

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A Short Prezi on my Dissertation

While Stuart is away in Australia I’ve been tasked with keeping the ship afloat for our course on Game Culture. This includes a short talk I’ll be giving on my dissertation, putting my project in the context of interactive fiction, … Continue reading

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“Mouth of the Volga” sees print!

Just a quick note for the blog: my creative nonfiction piece, “The Mouth of the Volga,” is now available in Post Road 21! It came out a few weeks ago but I forgot to post it here. Ironic, given the … Continue reading

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GLS Prezi Presentation

Here’s the Prezi I used when giving my talk on “Gaming, World Building, and Narrative” at the Games+Learning+Society 7.0 conference in June. GLS 7.0 – Gaming, World Building, and Narrative on Prezi

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