31 05, 2019

Wedge 001 – An exercise in self improvement.

By | 2019-06-09T16:06:58+00:00 May 31st, 2019|Blog, wedge|0 Comments

This post is part of an ongoing project called The Wedge. To read more, click here. By this time, it's undeniable. We've gotten soft. Pliable. Comfortable and complacent. A good handful of years ago, I started thinking about an answer to the impossible question - how do I do anything about a systemic problem? Not long after that, I wrote a business plan for a not-for-profit camp. A camp for boys and their fathers with a single purpose - to aggressively persue change in mindset. I attended a meeting at the Brantford Business Resource Centre to formalize the paperwork. I [...]

1 05, 2019

Making Magic

By | 2019-05-01T21:36:59+00:00 May 1st, 2019|Blog|1 Comment

So, this article is written primarily for people who understand the primary rules of magic. In a conversation about magic, it's sometimes difficult to write without revealing methods. I'll do my best, though - and if you're not into magic, this might be the little spark you need! A few years ago, I created a magic routine called Verna's Belongings that was heavily themed for one purpose - to be presented as part of a tabletop gaming session. Very recently, I think I've found a really particular niche. I've started a new project with an old project's name, Forging Fields, [...]