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I’m giving a talk this Saturday, July 3rd @ 5:00 PM EDT / UTC-4 Bring your questions for the Q&A portion!   It will be live-streamed and archived on the Tabletop Mentorship Program YouTube: https://youtube.com/channel/UCEMnl  

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  I keep thinking I’m done adding resources to my website, but then I notice another gap or resource that is lacking that could make a difference. And so I create a new resource and add it to my list. This year I’ve already created two new resources. Both of these are very much works […]

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  I have a new article up on the Mythcreants blog! People create monsters that reflect the fears of their society, including fears about disability. Because of this, ableism has been incorporated into our depictions of monsters. In some cases, disability is used to make monsters seem dangerous, unsettling, or unpredictable. Other times, it’s used […]

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  In order to make these transcripts as accessible as possible, each one is produced in four formats: as an online post for access convenience, in a word document with a low vision friendly font (Veranda), in a pdf with a dyslexia friendly font (OpenDyslexic), and a low contrast blue on black pdf as an […]

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Bonus Cast 9 – Anxiety Tools: Orienting

Today I’m sharing some tools I have been using that have been extremely helpful for dealing with anxiety. I’ll also be giving an update on what is going on for me, and I’ll wrap up by sharing some of the projects I’ve been working on.

The goal of this tool set is to help a person’s nervous system connect to the present moment. The way I understand it is that when people are upset, their mind is usually focusing on the past or the future. Helping the nervous system connect to the present helps it calm down. I find that these tools are helpful during stressful moments, but they can also can be used at other times to increase calm and relaxation. For example, I often use them to help myself get sleepy at bedtime.

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Rowan the Centaur Witch

Download Character Sheet: Rowan Character Sheet You can find the other premade characters here.   Who Rowan Is Player:                                Name Pronunciation: ROW-uhn Gender: Nonbinary. Manner: A facade of seriousness with excitability underneath. Goal: To study unusual magic. Backstory: Rowan grew up in a research outpost in a remote area. Their parents were part […]

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Ort Cooper the Orcish Divine Crafter

Download Character Sheet: Ort Character Sheet You can find the other premade characters here.   Who Ort Is Player:                                Gender: Man. Manner: Friendly and open. Goal: Innovation that helps others. Backstory: Born into a family of barrel makers, Ort showed a talent for carpentry at a young age. So he was apprenticed to […]

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Kai Champion of Fate the Merfolk Hero

Download Character Sheet: Kai Character Sheet You can find the other premade characters here.   Who Kai Is Player:                                Name Pronunciation: kah-ee Gender: Nonbinary. Manner: Awkward. Goal: To protect. Backstory: Kai grew up on a small kelp farm in the coastal waters of the southern Circular Sea. When the pirate Alex Barrow stole […]

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New Disability Q & A Articles

I have a monthly Q & A series on the Mythcreants blog that is goes up on the third Monday of each month, where I answer reader questions about portraying disability. I wanted to share the most recent articles in this series with all of you. This Q & A is the most recent one: […]

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Zella the Fairy Alchemist

Download Character Sheet: Zella Character Sheet You can find the other premade characters here.   Who Zella Is Player:                                Name Pronunciation: zehl-lah Gender: Woman. Manner: Passionate. Goal: Discovery. Backstory: Zella grew up in a community of fairies that collectively maintains a magical forest garden. Each fairy in the garden has a unique connection […]

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