Once You’re In…

...there's no escape. I wanted to catch up on assignments for the ds106zone, so I hopped in on this week's audio work. An easy one to get in was create a radio bumper for the ds106radio channel using a short clip from The Twilight Zone. I deviated a little from this week's episodes by watchingRead More

A Short Story of Most Unfortunate Circumstances

We all need time to do things we love. But, time is not always on our side. Neither are the people around us. Henry Bemis lived a life in which he found solace in books, and contempt from everyone around him. In Time Enough at Last, he is given an opportunity to forget the worldRead More

Ben Rimes is a Monster


The first week of ds106 is coming to a close, and I needed to finish my design work for the week. I clicked on "try a random assignment" and got the D&D Monster Manual assignment. I've never played Dungeons & Dragons, but the imagination and storytelling that go into the game are very attractive. (OnRead More

A Clockwork Orange: Minimalist Cover Design

I'm a big fan of minimalism. So, when I saw a minimalist book cover assignment in the DS106 Assignment Bank, I knew it had to happen. I recently finished reading A Clockwork Orange, and it was more powerful than I anticipated. The book is also very dense with Burgess' made up dialect for Alex andRead More