A reader wrote in to suggest this one. I admit I’ve made this blunder myself. More than once. It really is easy to goof up and describe a cave in meticulous detail, while forgetting to mention the dragon laying in the middle of the chamber.
Part of this is due to narrator’s vanity: We know that once we mention the dragon the rest of the description is going to be ignored. We want to make sure nothing we’ve written goes to waste, so we mention the most obvious details last.
The story of me. If you're looking for a picture of what it was like growing up in the seventies, then this is for you.
This Game is Too Videogame-y
What's wrong with a game being "too videogameish"?
Starcraft: Bot Fight
Let's do some scripting to make the Starcraft AI fight itself, and see how smart it is. Or isn't.
The Best of 2016
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2016.
Good to be the King?
Which would you rather be: A king in the middle ages, or a lower-income laborer in the 21st century?