Author Archives: MishaBurnett

About MishaBurnett

I am the author of "Catskinner's Book", a science fiction novel available on Amazon Kindle. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008MPNBNS

Venger Con 2022

This summer I will be going to Madison, Wisconsin for Venger Con on July 22, 23, and 24th. And I will be running an in-person RPG for the first time in… a heck of a long time. It’s going to … Continue reading

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Emergent Narrative Dungeons & Dragons

I’ve been in a couple of Twitter threads about Old vs Nu D&D and specifically about the concept that playing RPGs is like writing a story. As someone who does both, I can say that they are nothing alike. In … Continue reading

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Aerio Store Update

Originally posted on Cirsova:
So, apparently following our split with Ingram Spark, Aerio purged all of our titles from 2019 onwards, despite these still being available on Amazon and in print via KDP. Due to some database issue on Aerio’s…

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Saint Tommy

I recently finished Declan Finn’s Hell Spawn. It is a deceptively ambitious novel. The premise is simple–a supernatural action thriller with a hero who is a good man. Thomas Nolan, New York City detective, is a Catholic saint–or, more accurately, … Continue reading

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Wild Stars V: The Artomique Paradigm is Live!

Originally posted on Cirsova:
The Kickstarter for Wild Stars V: The Artomique Paradigm is now live! 75,000 years ago, an immortal being from another universe known only as the Ancient Warrior led mankind on an exodus to the stars in…

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Open Call – Broadswords and Blasters Presents: Futures That Never Were

Originally posted on Broadswords and Blasters:
What we’re looking for: Sword and Planet fiction. Think John Carter (Edgar Rice Burroughs), Flash Gordon (especially the comic strip, the early serials, and the movie – not so much the attempted reboots), and…

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The Strange Recollections of Martha Klemm: Sara Was Judith is Out Now!

Originally posted on Cirsova:
Kinda… The eBook is out tomorrow; we weren’t able to time things exactly right with the print edition, which we expected to be a little late, actually. But be sure to check out this incredible weird…

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The Business Of Madness: A Conversation With Venger Satanis

Venger Satanis is the High Priest of Kort’thalis Publishing, and the fact that he refers to himself by that title, rather than editor or publisher, is characteristic of this indie RPG dream peddler. He cultivates a distinctive online presence, rather … Continue reading

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An Insane Way to Go About It

Originally posted on Aether Filled Sky Productions:
So, the session in Not John Daker’s (also known as The Mixed GM on WordPress) ACKS game last night was insanely fun. The best session in a long time (and they are all…

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Review: Cirsova Magazine of Thrilling Adventure and Daring Suspense, Issue #9/ Winter 2021

Originally posted on A Song of Joy by Caroline Furlong:
Cirsova Magazine is gearing up for the release of its Spring Issue for 2022, readers, so now seems to be a good time to review their 2021 Winter Issue*. This…

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