Well …I’ve just about taken half a year off unintentionally. But now that life has handed me back a chunk of free-time, I thought I should make some announcements about upcoming plans for the Red Skies blog.
Old is New Again
A year ago, I began to plan for several features that I would write […]
A wonderfully informative post about the results of the Newbie Blogger Initiative was published over at the Ancient Gaming Noob. In it, TAGN polled the survivors over the past year and posted a survival rate (meaning currently active) of 27%. That means 73% of new bloggers are no longer at their blogs and/or […]
Don’t let the title fool you: this is not intended strictly for men. It is, however, a question or two guys ask on the subject of sexism in gaming. Maybe I can make a trend of this by periodically publishing those questions and getting readers and bloggers to help answer them.
Today, here’s my inspirational […]
Interesting post popped up a while ago by Liore at Herding Cats, and since I’ve been away I never go the chance to respond so here I am. The discussion began with friendly jeering around the topic of chaos and order in MMO communities. Observing is the best part. Every time […]
Stubborn started a pretty damn good discussion a week ago about defining gaming communities and what creates them. Here, I want to present another dimension to what we must consider when talking about constructing communities and how to mold them together.
Stubborn suggested that there must be “common ground” and that’s very true, […]
A couple of months ago a lot of great minds in the blogosphere undertook a collective response to Stubborn’s discussion on Collectivism and Individualism in games. It was such a good topic, and got such a wide response from many bloggers that all those different perspectives stuck in my mind. I […]
With so much great advice already being written by other bloggers, I wanted to offer some more insightful advice on writing itself rather than on methods of managing a blog. This speaks more to style and things that can help deliver more powerful writing.
Actually, I’m possibly the worst person to write […]
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