Day 210

I promise to get back into regular writing soon! I'm mid-overhaul on my 5th edition D&D character creator (yeeeeesh) and will hopefully finish up in the next couple days, after which you'll get an update from the end of Ch 1 of the campaign. In the meantime, I gave a speech today about descriptive storytelling …

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Day 167

Prompt: on storytelling.   The first rule of teaching is to know your subject, but the lesser-known, unwritten second rule is to tell stories. It seems almost counterintuitive: spend your precious in-class time on stories instead of content. However, psychology studies have shown that people are more likely to remember concepts introduced through story-telling. Which sounds …

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