• About Michael

    Michael has been writing professionally for print, television and the internet for thirty years. As a Senior Producer at CNN International, he examined the future of technology with dozens of brilliant scientists, philosophers and entrepreneurs on the acclaimed series Future Summit. Before that, in the CNN International newsroom, he helped lead the production of award winning coverage of news like the 9/11 attacks, the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, and the devastating 2004 tsunami in Asia. As a director, he has created a dozen short films in the last seven years. He lives with his wife, dog, four cats and two horses in the suburbs of Atlanta.

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    Gondgûl: Creating a Dungeon World Campaign World

    by  • April 25, 2013 • RPGs • 1 Comment

    I’m running a new Dungeon World campaign beginning Saturday, so I thought I’d offer some insights on how I’m approaching this game. I’ve run DW once and five Apocalypse World campaigns. I love the highly improvisation nature of the game. But, this time, I’m going into the beginning with more prep than I have...

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    Can’t Remember Maintenance? There’s an App for That!

    by  • April 22, 2013 • Freelance Writing Samples, Kim Hughes/Real Estate • 0 Comments

    These days, we’re all busy with work, family and friends. There’s so little extra time left,  it’s easy to just human nature that some things just are not remembered. Like changing the batteries in the smoke-alarms or the filters in the HVAC system. You’d do them if you remembered, right? Now, perhaps you won’t...

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