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. SkarkaGotta love that "coasting on fumes until payday on the 15th" feeling. No, wait. Not "love." The other one.,
  • Gareth M. SkarkaI guess we'll add the to the list of folks who don't know that Shakespeare's English IS Modern English. ,
  • Gareth M. SkarkaSpending an October evening thrilled and chilled by some classic Carl Kolchak.,

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