Stephanie Shaver

Sometimes Writer Always Extremely Online

About Me

Hello, my name is Steph. I’ve been writing and publishing since 1988 and I’ve been in the games industry since 1996. I wrote a little bit more on the About Me page. This is my sometimes-updated website. Enjoy.

April 2006

  • still busy

    Not satisfactory, I know. I’m resigned to the loss of writing during these periods of work, work, work. I did inch forward on Dead Wicked stuff, though. I wrote a vignette for my own game, and I have a couple articles due at the end of this week. I’ve written lots of marketing blahdeblah. I… Continue reading

  • writing unseen

    It seems I’m always writing, just not my own fiction. So, there is writing, but it’s my dayjob’s writing. Like history documents and articles and…stuff. How many jobs can you work where writing about the reproduction cycle of the game’s lizard race is actually a priority? Anyway, post-E3, I’ll be back. Watch this space. Continue reading

  • snatches and grabs

    A little work on the collab. It has a name, by the way. And a logo. And some very beautiful artwork. Soon it will have a website. Yay! I’m not dead, just fermenting. Continue reading

  • chapter one

    I really need to stop saying “I’ll just write a few words!” It never works that way, and I know it. But it’s hard to resist writing about Jin. I do love the lad. I didn’t know about Samurai Champloo when I named Jin Jin and Munin Munin. It’s not my fault, and triply not… Continue reading

  • the naming of things

    You know what I have a hard time with? Naming things. Names shape things. I’ve been using this word “Suppliant” throughout the book, and finally decided that it’s the wrong word. So now I need to find a new one that actually means what it means, and only make reference to “Suppliant” as a more… Continue reading