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Blaugust 2022 Wrap up Week – Lessons Learned

Blaugust 2022 Wrap up Week – Lessons Learned

Considering how much I've put off writing this post, I think my  number one lesson learned is that I don't like evaluating my experiences or deciding what lessons I have learned. Regardless, there are a few things I can take away from my participation in Blaugust...

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Lack of Motivation to Play

Lack of Motivation to Play

In this week of discussing motivation, I want to talk a little bit about being de-motivated. I read an article today on Massively OP talking about how Blizzard can't really control the factors that might draw past dedicated WoW raiders back into the game. I'm...

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Staying Motivated Going Into Blaugust2022 Week 4

Staying Motivated Going Into Blaugust2022 Week 4

Blaugust Week 4 is here, and I haven't posted every day, in fact, once I decided not to post every day, my frequency has dropped off quite a bit. I still want to stay motivated to participate and write, but I've set more realistic goals going into the final stretch of...

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More About Music – VAs With Amazing Singing Voices

More About Music – VAs With Amazing Singing Voices

Today I'm going to write a bit about Laura Bailey, Troy Baker, the Daughter of the Sea, and Stray Gods: The Roleplaying Musical which was originally called Chorus when I backed it on Fig. Backing Summerfall Studios and their RP musical was a no brainer for me,...

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Creative Appreciation Week – Blaugust 2022 Week 3

Creative Appreciation Week – Blaugust 2022 Week 3

Welcome to week 3 of Blaugust 2022. For this week's writing prompt, which gains us the Creative Appreciation Blaugchievement, I'm talking about game music, and specifically about a podcast that celebrates it called Battle Bards. Creative Appreciation – This one...

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Popular Games I Can’t Finish – It’s not you, it’s me

Popular Games I Can’t Finish – It’s not you, it’s me

There are quite a few games in my various game service libraries that I've never finished. Even more that I own but haven't installed yet, but that's a whole other problem. Today I'm going to talk about games that I started to play but never finished. Many of these...

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Backdating and Scheduling Posts in WordPress

Backdating and Scheduling Posts in WordPress

I was going to leave a few gaps in my Blaugust posts because there will be days when I can't post. However, I don't HAVE to do that thanks to a lovely little feature in WordPress that allows you to set a specific publish date on your posts. Today is the 14th, I have...

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Sad Abandoned Blogs – The 8bitkitchen Edition

Sad Abandoned Blogs – The 8bitkitchen Edition

As I've read several of the bios and about pages of other Blaugust participants, I've noticed that quite a few of us have dabbled in more than one blog. I thought I'd share one of my favorite, though sadly abandoned, past collaborative efforts.  A little blast...

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Origin Stories – Books That Shaped Me

Origin Stories – Books That Shaped Me

I was actually going to skip posting today, but several authors on Twitter are talking about Book Lover's Day and books that shaped their love of reading, and I had to chime in with at least something. I've been an avid reader for most of my life. When I was young my...

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Origin Stories – Past, Present, Future Games

Origin Stories – Past, Present, Future Games

This week's theme is about introductions and it was fun to go back through my photo folders to find some things to share. Today is about games. When I was young I was a bit of an anomaly, more interested in my brother's Dungeons and Dragons stuff than I was in the...

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Wrapping Up Week 1 of Blaugust2022

Wrapping Up Week 1 of Blaugust2022

With a bit more time on my hands this weekend, I've been able to read and comment on a few more of the Blaugust posts. I still have a lot more to enjoy, but I'm taking my time and probably won't catch up with all of them until sometime in September. You think I'm...

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