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A Dungeons & Dragons Primer

How do you slay an Owlbear? What is an Owlbear? If you’ve heard of Dungeons & Dragons, but never played, it, you might find yourself asking these questions. Have no fear. I’m here to help with a quick primer on D&D. An Owlbear is exactly what it sounds like, by the way, and it’s far from the weirdest creature a player might encounter.

PhenomeCON

Every August at CLP – Main (Oakland), teens gather for Pittsburgh’s free, city-wide teens only fandom convention! Transportation is provided from select Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh neighborhood locations. Registration opens in the summer and is encouraged to guarantee lunch. Teens come in costume or make their own at the event and celebrate their fandoms through […]

Lovecraft!

I find that readers either like HP Lovecraft or hate him, or have never heard of him before.  Not many are ambivalent.  The man wrote wonderfully creepy and demented books, and he wrote what he lived.  That is not to say that monsters and Cthulhu are real by any stretch of the imagination. They are […]