Daily Archives: April 14, 2011

Journey to Nowhere #2 – Stages of Magic

Denial – “Magic’s not for me.”

I have a friend that’s a self-proclaimed geek. She enjoys fantasy, board games (of the Settlers of Cataan variety), and D&D. However, she refuses to even try Magic, as it “crosses her geek threshold”.

She is not alone in this. Magic has some fairly negative stigmas attached to it (one of which is being a “Magic player”, which itself has some fairly negative stigmas attached). There are a lot of people out there that would, on the surface, appear as if they would enjoy Magic. But they hold off. They are resistant. Read the rest of this entry