Novelist, poet, playwright, short story author, non-fiction writer, and game designer
photo by John D. Wright
Welcome to my official website. I am an eclectic writer in many genres, thoroughly addicted to reading and writing since I was old enough to do either. Whether you like fantasy, poetry, general fiction, regional and area non-fiction pertaining to hiking and other interests, or the careful non-fiction work of academic and scholarly writing, I probably have something for you.
I have an abiding love for games. I design board games as well as role-playing game material. I have been an avid fan of Dungeons and Dragons for around 30 years and, when I am not reading and writing, I am generally gaming.
All is not well in Brierfield. The idyllic halfling village has fallen prey to unknown bandits and marauders. These peaceful victims of shattered loves and broken dreams need a band of heroes to save them. Are you willing to help them in their time of need?
A Pipeful of Trouble is a Classic Edition Adventures module for PCs levels 1-3. It features a nice mix of social interaction, a dab of wilderness travel, caves, and a traditional dungeon complex. There are strong role-playing elements, including potential ethical quandaries, though these can be toned down or dispensed with altogether should the group prefer a more martial approach.
Herein are interesting NPCs, difficult opponents, dangerous locales, harrowing situations, and a brand new monster for Labyrinth Lord to challenge PCs and players.
See the book page for more information.
Available Now at the following:
eBook at RPG Now
All my writings by genre
Academic scholarly works about literature, history, and other topics
Hiking Trail Reviews covering all the trails in DuPont State Forest, Gorges State Park, and the Pisgah Ranger District of Pisgah National Forest in Western North Carolina via my website, blueridgehiker.com
Druidry I am a Christian Druid. This category differs from biblical writings in that it may include non-biblical material
Dungeoneer Games this is my own rpg company. As you might imagine, I write a lot for it
Bloodstone Classic Fantasy Role-playing Game Review containing a number of great reviews of modules by many different game companies
Short Stories many different genres, but with a focus on fantasy, horror, and magical realism
Novels longer works; includes novella-sized and larger books
Poetry I am first and foremost a poet. I have chapbooks and full length books
Humour is typically incorporated into my other works, but stand-alone humour is here
Plays in a variety of genres and styles
Book Reviews on Goodreads
My Books Everything regardless of genre in order of publication