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D&D Series #4: Roleplaying

What is roleplaying in Dungeons and Dragons about? Roleplaying is how you interact with other characters and parts of the world. You roleplay when you talk to your party members about how to approach a dangerous situation, you roleplay when you try to get lodging for the night, and you roleplay to figure out how […]

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D&D Series #3: A Character Example

Introduction It’s Thursday book bees, and you know what that means? Another installment of my Dungeons and Dragons series! Following my previous posts about creating characters and the importance of their backstories, I thought it might be smart to give an example of a character created and played for those that learn by example. Okay, […]

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D&D Series #2: Backstories and Payoff

Backstories: What they are and how to write them To start with, yes, obviously backstories are the stories that tell what happened in a character’s life up to the point the campaign starts. I imagine most people are able to figure that out from the word itself. But in Dungeons and Dragons, backstories can be […]

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D&D Series #1: Introduction + Character Building

Hello book bees and welcome to my new D&D Thursday series! Every Thursday I will be making a post that discusses the game Dungeons and Dragons, how it ties in with writing, and other topics! These posts are not geared at people already familiar with D&D, nor are they meant to exclude those who aren’t […]

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One Word Kill: Review [the Fortune Teller Readathon #3]

Nick Hayes, fifteen years old, is diagnosed with cancer and begins the grueling treatments to try to save his life. He and his friends play Dungeons and Dragons once a week, and they’ve recently added a girl to the group. What great timing to start losing his hair… But when a mysterious stranger begins semi-stalking […]

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The Impact of Books on my D&D Journey

I know I’ve mentioned it on Bookstagram, and included my weekly game in my Monday schedule for the personal side of things. But I don’t think I’ve talked a lot on my blog about my love of Dungeons and Dragons! I have long been a fantasy reader, and dragons were one of my earliest fantasy […]