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.


  • Gareth M. SkarkaI was 12 years old, and the Sword-and-Planet genre was being tried on Saturday mornings. It was an odd time. ,
  • Gareth M. SkarkaFor those concerned: Yes, I will be working through the holiday weekend.,
  • Gareth M. Skarka[Forwarding this to every ranting loon I know, and waiting for their heads to explode.] ,

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