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.

June 2006

  • writing tonight

    Kitsu haunts me in a page or two. She’s introduced me to a very odd take on her story, and I’m willing to run with it for a while. I worked more on the pitch the other night, but failed to blog. So sorry. My collaborator and I are due a long phone conversation. Meanwhile,… Continue reading

  • more pitching

    More pitch writing. Not much else to report. As lots of folks know, I run tabletop campaigns from time to time. I usually write snippets about the campaign. This time it’s Vampire: the Requiem (which technically makes this a “chronicle”), and the snippets are character studies. Which means several samples of my idea of writing… Continue reading

  • pitch this

    It’s the collaborator’s turn to be stuck in work hell, so I am doing the stuff she can’t. I’m working on the pitch. On one hand: I hate pitches! Pitches are harder to write than dialogue or sex scenes. You have to cut, cut, cut, cut until you’re not sure if you’re even conveying anything… Continue reading