The Desperate DM is a site dedicated to sharing the D&D love – and personal experiences – with those who have been engaged in building narratives for years, and with those who feel too anxious or unable to participate in a game that they really wish they could.
You’ve found me – but why should you bother reading anything I have to say?
Share our love of Critical Role this Sunday with the amazingly talented @bellart03, and a portfolio of wonderful D&D work by artist and designer @jens_dnd!
A brief guide to planning and structuring a narrative to reduce stress.
Trapped at the opening of the tunnel under the manor house, the group finally come face to face with the wizard, Glass-Staff, who immediately gestured to Zinssa and cast hold person upon her. The cleric could only watch as each of her companions was knocked unconscious […]
A guest post from a single parent who found more of herself through playing D&D.
A reflection on life during lockdown and making friends around the world. A love-letter to all D&D players.