Telling Stories: I have sunk so low
Your character did something very bad, and now she needs to pay the price. Every character screws up sometimes. I've talked extensively in the past about the fact that characters need to be able to make mistakes and fail at various point, and I stand by it; a character who never fails is a character...
It's not as much fun to pick up the pieces
I'm going to be honest with you, folks, my internet has eaten three drafts of this post now. But it's a piece about recovering from failure in roleplaying. Enjoy, and stick around for this month's patron-sponsored article on Sunday!