This is the personal website and blog of Gareth-Michael Skarka: Writer, Game Designer, Publisher, Consultant and Adjunct Instructor for Game Design at the Kansas City Art Institute.

Insurgent Creative: one who makes a creative living direct to their audience as a small business, without going through the traditional gatekeeper corporations. Be small, think big, move fast.


That’s been my life since 2003 or so. It’s working out so far.


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  • Gareth M. SkarkaWhen criticizing Trump, I prefer to use terms like "revanchist, nativist, nationalism" -- because if I say "fascist", nobody listens.,

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