Down, Down, Underground

Who turned out the lights? You never know what you’re going to find if you dig deep enough, and no one digs deeper than the dwarves. Next week I share some of the assorted knowledge I’ve learned while visiting with my dwarven pals. So get ready to meet the deep dwarves, those who dwell far …

Leaders of Men

It takes men of character and conviction to lead. I’ve met more than a few. From the noble to the savage, they almost always have one thing in common: a relentless and infectious dedication to an ideal. The courageous marshals that lead their men to glory on the battlefield. The undeserving leaders of the big …

A Journey Begins

They say a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. That’s usually true. But some journeys instead begin within the pages of a book, or the words of a song, or a tale told over a stale crust of bread and a warm cup of mead. This journey is that kind. But …