Out of the Fog

  You found in me purpose, and I found in you glory, while forgetting commitment was only half of the story – and as time continued to whittle away at our moments, there would be no forgiveness, there would be no atonement –   – you dragged me out of contentment and threw me into …

Finding Light in the Darkness

Somewhere along the way, The Seeker’s Dungeon turned into a yes-the-world-is-fucked-up-but-there’s-a-light-at-the-end-of-the-tunnel blog. When I started out, I mostly wrote boy-it-sure-is-dark-down-here articles. As the blog grew, I developed a need to be ok with the darkness. I needed a reason for the darkness. It couldn’t just be that it’s damn dark in dungeons. No it had …

On Pac-Man and Making Room for the Light

Which is more devastating? For it never to occur to someone to examine their beliefs, or for them to willfully choose ignorance? I’ve got this new thing for sitting on the toilet and playing Pac-Man on my phone… We’ll leave hygiene out of the discussion… Somehow, the two things, games and poops, fit nicely together …

Dungeon Prompts: Inner Voice

  This week’s prompt is:   Inner Voice Every time that I open my mouth to sing I expect the voice of Louis Armstrong to come out.  What I end up hearing is a thin, childish sounding, often slightly flat, voice, that’s good enough, but not satisfying to me.  Often, if we haven’t seen ourselves in …

Dungeon Prompts: Faith, Tolerance and Mutual Appreciation

  This week’s prompt is:  Faith, Tolerance and Mutual Appreciation The great Rarasaur recently wrote an open letter to her most loyal reader; the one that can’t stop emailing her about all that he finds wrong with Rara’s blog.  That got me thinking about my own favorite reader, the woman who won’t stop trying to save me after …

Dungeon Prompts: Chaos

  This week’s prompt is: Chaos When we go through unforeseen, traumatic events, we can learn a lot about ourselves.  Were we the calm in the eye of the storm or did we freak out over every little thing going on around us.  Did we rise and lead others out of the fire, or were …