Shadow of My Playtest

So yesterday I had Ori, Itamar, Boaz and David over to try and play my game. Well, David actually wanted to play Munchkin, but we overruled him. In retrospect, I’m not sure that was the right choice… It was strange having guests. David remarked that the apartment has a strong feeling of someone’s presence (as […]

A Shadow of My Desire

Like I wrote, this is the game I want to play this weekend: All worlds are shadows of the one real world; all people, place and things are reflections, shadows cast by the light of your desire. Although everything exists, nothing is real. Only you and your brothers are real. You, and the things you […]

Daisy Daisy

Why does HAL sing “Daisy, Daisy” in 2001: A Space Odyssey? (kottke.org) In 1962, Arthur C. Clarke was touring Bell Labs when he heard a demonstration of a song sung by an IBM 704 computer programmed by physicist John L. Kelly. The song, the first ever performed by a computer, was called “Daisy Bell”, more […]