Originally posted 2016-04-24 12:00:37. As I mentioned in Part I of my contribution to this series.  I’ve been a part of a regular gamin group for about the past 4-5 years.  In our group, we take turns running games for the others and everyone gets a pretty good amount of play time and running time…

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Originally posted 2016-04-18 17:00:17. I have a confession to make: while I was on maternity leave last fall I started reading romance novels.  There’s nothing wrong with romance, it was just a genre that I was never really interested it.  I resisted the lure of that particular genre and never really understood it; that was…

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Originally posted 2016-04-17 12:00:17. Allow me to start off this particular series of mine with a big, ole disclaimer:  I am not a psychologist.  I don’t have any kind of degree in psychology, though I have taken a few classes over the years and have plenty of friends with psychology degrees.  I have a BA…

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Originally posted 2016-03-18 12:00:07. So, this story is related to Luck almost as loosely as you can get.  In this story I (attempt to) pay homage to one of the greatest personifications of Death ever…Terry Pratchett’s Death.  This was originally part of a oral presentation that I did for a freshman seminar that I only…

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Originally posted 2016-02-05 12:00:13. Long story, short – I’ve been reading way too many romance novels…  Here is my FWF for Red!   The day Cal saw the woman in that strange colored dress, he’d thought he had lost his mind.  Which, to him, might have been possible: the week at the firm had been…

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Originally posted 2016-01-20 17:00:21. I really felt the need to share this gaming experience, it was such a good and bad experience that I just needed to share it as quickly as possible! This past weekend was Tech Con, the gaming convention that the residence hall puts on for students and community members of the…

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Originally posted 2016-01-05 17:00:51. I am not a crafty person.  Not to be mistaken with creative, I’ve got creativity in spades.  But when it comes to making that really cute stuff I see on Pinterest (My Crafty Board is Here), there is a major disconnect between how I see it in my mind and what…

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Originally posted 2016-01-01 17:00:35. So, a very brief explanation.  This fic-lette, came about as an attempt to jump start a novel that was basically a Wild West with Magic kind of thing.  I’m still working on it, but with the work I’ve done on it this probably won’t make the cut into the final novel….

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Originally posted 2015-10-16 09:03:18. “Look at that!  Just look at that formation!”  The camera panned with a jerk to where the drenched man was pointing.  “See, there are multiple funnels forming within the miles wide rotational winds.  It’s absolutely amazing!”         Eliza squinted at the screen, but the man’s excitement didn’t translate through to her….

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Originally posted 2015-10-03 12:49:05. On October 1st, my son Baron turned one month old.  This is a huge deal for a lot of reasons, but the biggest being that my husband and I have survived a month as new parents and we haven’t gone off the rails yet!  That’s kind of a pessimistic outlook but…

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Originally posted 2015-10-02 10:00:13. The sun was low on the horizon, casting long shadows on the red minivan as it bounced along the back roads of Chase County.  Trent sat in the passenger seat; his firm arms were crossed against his chest.  He stared out the window at densely packed trees and rolling hills as…

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Originally posted 2015-09-30 17:25:31. Greetings and Salutations, I am Ali Gromley – New Mother, Moderate Gamer, and Long Time Writer.  And obviously new contributor to this awesome blog/website. I have been writing (or at least coming up with stories) from about the time that I could hold a pencil.  I wrote and published my first…

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Welcome to Flashback Fiction, a new segment on Geeks and Geeklets! We will be posting stories from our Fiction Writing Friday vaults! Enjoy!  _________________ “Look at that!  Just look at that formation!”  The camera panned with a jerk to where the drenched man was pointing.  “See, there are multiple funnels forming within the miles wide…

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Welcome to Flashback Fiction, a new segment on Geeks and Geeklets! We will be posting stories from our Fiction Writing Friday vaults! Enjoy!  _________________ The sun was low on the horizon, casting long shadows on the red minivan as it bounced along the back roads of Chase County.  Trent sat in the passenger seat; his…

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I know it’s been a minute since I’ve posted, I’ve been busy with life in general, but now that it’s summer and there are almost no students on the campus that I work on, hopefully I’ll be able to keep this series a little more lively. This week’s installment is about the space that gamers…

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