Tag Archives: folks I admire

Folks I Admire: William Shakespeare & Noah Webster

Today features two twists from my Folks I Admire series: I will speak of the dead rather than the living, and one of those people I don’t admire for positive reasons. (I will stick to my limit of two entities per post, though.) Are you a prescriptivist when it comes to language? Well, then you’re

Folks I Admire: Daniel Solis

I’ve said to some that Daniel Solis is the creator I want to be when I grow up.[1] I was overjoyed to work with him on the Origins

Folks I Admire: Double Exposure

Today, I want to say a few words about Double Exposure — a New Jersey company that puts on a few different conventions a year, including Dexcon (which is next weekend), Metatopia, Dreamation, Maelstrom, and First Exposure at Gen Con. I’ve been to Dreamation a few times in my earlier indie days, and I was at Metatopia

Folks I Admire: Leonard Balsera

One of my closest and dearest friends in the world is Leonard Balsera. I figure that to celebrate getting the Golden Geek for Fate Core — which he

Folks I Admire: Andrew Hackard & Wil Wheaton

For my last Folks I Admire in 2013, I’ll tell you about two more friends of mine who are awesome and noteworthy humans. These two are awesome in their own rights, and when paired together make palpable emotions and memories. Andrew Hackard Andrew Hackard is the Munchkin Czar — the guy in charge of one

Folks I Admire: Ana Visneski

Around this time last year, I had the privilege of meeting one of the most impressive people I’ve come to know in my 35 years on this planet: Ana Visneski. Ana is a goddamn hero. That’s a word we use too lightly in this day, but she is that in the classic sense: someone who