Category Archives: Discordian and Ek-sen-trik

The Loveshade Family End of the Year 2021

Alden Loveshade: I had a r0leplaying supplement and some articles published, had a book dedicated to me, and did other things you can see here. Alien Loveshade aka BloodStar: (Currently 2000 light years from home). Gamemaster Loveshade: (No Comment) Lorien … Continue reading

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FnordCon 4 Coming This Weekend Online

Steve Jackson Games’ FnordCon 4 is scheduled online for 2021 November 5 – 7 (depending on time zone). Information below is from, and belongs to, Steve Jackson Games, and may change. Listed times are in Central Time (and keep in … Continue reading

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GURPS Fantasy Folk: Elves by Alden Loveshade

Steve Jackson Games calls this “the consummate guide to all things elven.” Did I do that? GURPS Fantasy Folk: Elves is a supplement that SJGames has wanted for a long time, and that I wanted for a long time. I … Continue reading

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GURPS Fantasy Folk: Elves–Interview

I and one of my characters from GURPS Fantasy Folk: Elves are being interviewed! We’re among several being interviewed by Titania, Queen of Fairies. It was a fun experience (I did it last year too). While the book is primarily … Continue reading

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The Gathering at the Grove 2021

Yes, this year the Gathering at the Grove is on! Last year’s gathering, which was to be called “The Slack Gathering,” was cancelled. This was due to a certain contagious disease that rhymes with “OVID mine-mean.” We were concerned that … Continue reading

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Order of the Pineapple 2021: Robert Newport and Monty Python

The 2021 winners of the Order of the Pineapple have been announced! (As usual, this is awarded once a year on January 18 aka Pat Pineapple Day). The honorees for 2021 are Dr. Robert Newport (Brother Hypocrates Magoun) and Monty … Continue reading

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The Loveshade Family End of the Year 2020

As we did last year, this is highlights from our various lives. (And yes, Virginia, some of us are actually real, flesh-and-blood people!) FAMILY MEMBERS Alden Loveshade: I had a story and some articles published, have a few books I … Continue reading

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Alden Loveshade End of the Year 2020

See also The Loveshade Family End of the Year 2020. 2020 is coming to a close–for many of us, it’s been a long year. This year I published various pieces, including a story for an anthology called Exchange Students that … Continue reading

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Lorien Loveshade Marries Herbie 6 August 2020

Lorien Loveshade (Artariel) and Herbie (Enchantric) were sothers (significant others, girlfriend and boyfriend) from 6 August 2003 to 6 August 2005. They had a “trial separation” that led them in different directions–until 6 August 2018, when they became a couple … Continue reading

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Gen Con July 30 – Aug. 2, 2020

“Gen Con is the largest tabletop-game convention in North America by both attendance and number of events.” So says Wikipedia. This year, it’s happening online from July 30 – Aug. 2. I’ll be there–will you? https://www.gencon.com/online

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