Category Archives: Literary commentary

Literary encounters: Putting your adventure into writing

Before going on an adventure it is always, in order to avoid confusion and disrupting conflicts, a good idea to make the responsibilities and the general relations between participants and sponsors very clear. A professional adventurer like the impoverished english gentleman … Continue reading

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Literary encounters: Trapped in a treasure chamber

Adventurers in general are not that good at planing ahead. In their treasure hunting they might draw some designs regarding how to get there but they all to often forget to ponder how to get back again. Getting to the … Continue reading

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Literary encounter: Taking on the manticore

I’ve been reading some classic fantasy and adventure stories in recent months and something that strikes me is how many stories includes concepts that I also connect with classic D&D and modern OSR fantasy gaming. Some can actually be confused … Continue reading

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