2020 is going to be a year of new innovation for me, I mean, I can keep spitting stuff out, and that's fine, but life is a learning lesson, and learn I shall. In the hope that my old brain will let me develop new skills that I need to achieve the things I have stored in this noggin of mine! Being a self publisher of digital content mostly, many of you will know that it's not always been that way. Sure I've always dabbled in anything creative,
Well, by sheer luck and karma, the original Site: The Grinning Skull (www.thegrinningskull.wordpress.com) is back up after some disputes and skulduggery. After all the messing around creating an archive (which your reading right now) it's finally resolved and we are back. Although I'll be keeping both sites going, posting to both with the same content… Continue reading The Grinning Skull back online, Rejoyce my Brethren!!
Busy, Busy, Busy... Well, as you can imagine, my lack of presence here posting means I've been busy and somewhat distracted with all sorts of things of late. Things have been happening that have meant I haven't had the chance to update the site as much as I'd have liked to. I'd have liked to… Continue reading Busy, Busy, Busy… Lost down the rabbit hole at Grinning Skull Towers…
Watching & catching up with your fave shows these days is a lot easier in this day and age, what with the event of the smart TV and internet, but I'm also finding it a pain too. I don't know if you agree with me or not, but with just the sheer amount of good… Continue reading The Telly Rant: Too Much or Not enough?
Hello everyone, I hope you are all feeling great today and life is treating you well. I'm here to let you know about our new hobby advertising initiative here at Grinning Skull Studios, that is for any advertiser in the RPG/Wargaming/gaming field. We are happy to offer a full page colour advertisment in our PDF… Continue reading Grinning Skull’s $10 Advertising Offer!!
Well, it's been a while, hasn't it? Well, as you can see, I have been suffering a variety of tech issues which have kept me offline quite a bit. Hopefully, everything is on the mend now, so I'd like to apologise for not completing the June post a day challenge, so sorry for that, it… Continue reading Normal blog service is now resumed!
A subject not talked about on here for ages is that of the Clown sightings of the past few years. The worldwide craze started by the Northampton Clown, caused much fear and loathing in the community in the UK and US and started a viral sensation that now is but a distant memory. September sees… Continue reading Will the new “IT” Movie, see a new wave of Creepy Clown sightings?
Just a quick call out for anyone who would be interested in becoming an author of one of our growing range of Grinning Skull Studios PDF products for RPGers, Wargamers and other hobbyists. Check out the page on the top or side menu, or visit the page HERE for more details, or just simply drop me… Continue reading A Reminder Call out to Writers who want to Collab…
Back in April, I managed to get myself and most of the kids to Cleethorpes in North Lincolnshire (otherwise known as "Cleggy" to us here), not just for a week away with the family, but to attend a small Con they were holding there. I thought I'd share some pics of the event and some… Continue reading A Tale of Two Bossk’s: Cleethorpes Geekabilia 2017
Ploughing through the various ways of self-publishing in print is very interesting. So, I thought I'd share a few thoughts on the subject and show you an early version I have had done for quality comparison. Back in the day, I remember the old indie RPG crowd in a similar position to Grinning Skull, and remembered the… Continue reading Putting publications in print. Anyone want a copy?