Monthly Archives: February 2012

Where is Brent?

I haven’t been updating online-stuff-and-things lately because we are in the process of buying a new home. So as a consolation prize for the lack of content I offer an image of the aftermath from our recent snow. Winter almost forgot us this year. Almost.

Nebula Nominees 2011

Congratulations to this crop of Nebula nominees. I have several friends on the list of nominees this year so I’m very excited for them!! Novel Among Others, Jo Walton (Tor) Embassytown, China Miéville (Macmillan UK; Del Rey; Subterranean Press) Firebird, Jack McDevitt (Ace Books) God’s War, Kameron Hurley (Night Shade Books) Mechanique: A Tale of […]

Good Luck Drew!

As some of you may know Drew Karpyshyn, one of BioWare’s writers, has announced his retirement. He will be focusing on his own writing projects and I wish him all the luck! You can read Drew’s blog post about this or check out his impressive bibliography. He already has an extensive body of work, including […]

Trains, Trains, Trains

Yep, this is what I’ve been up to lately. The kids love the new Lego train set and I’ve been buying too many accessories for it. Well, okay, I’m doing a bit more than just playing with trains. Mostly I’ve been writing, editing, writing. I wrote rough drafts for several stories last summer and I’m […]

Bad Dad

My 4yr old (formerly known as the 3yr old) really likes Boba Fett. And I have a Boba Fett that is still in its package which really pisses him off. So I *accidentally* placed Boba a little bit out of reach. This created about an hour of fun for me…

Lazy Designer Book 2

The second book in the Lazy Designer series is now available. This title explores how to build designer-powered game engines and pipelines as well as prototyping and testing. It can be purchased from Amazon. Later in the year I will make it available on other sites as well (Kobo, Nook, iOS, et cetera). A section […]

Non-Update Update

Busy! Sorry for the lack of updates but things are hectic. More next week. Today though I’m taking some downtime and making chocolates with the kids. Should be interesting. If not interesting then at least messy.