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Gamedev diary: Slowly returning to this project

 | diary

It's been a long while, but my mind is slowly returning to gamedev pursuits. Having recently finished Beauty and the Beast: Hidden Object Fairy Tale, I realise where I was going wrong with my original attempt at Project H, and why my approach made the project stall in the research and drafting stages.


Still fresh at 91

 | fresh finds

Adriana Kraft is visiting today to share an endearing anecdote about people enjoying their vibrant sex drives later in life — and rightly so!


Finding your voice

 | shop talk

They say the best way to find your writing voice is to write. Which is true, but there's more to it than that. People can write for years and still be parroting things they've read without cultivating a style of their own.