An open letter to game publishers: Please stop trying to make me feel like a Sleaze by Matthew J. Neagley, from the blog Gnome Stew: Arguably this is the most controversial post from Gnome Stew in years. Equally debatable are the merits of Neagley's criticisms. I'll leave their validity, or lack there of, up to you.
Lapidir, the City of Secret Fire; Districts of Lapidir Part I; and Districts of Lapidir Part II by +Arnold K., from the blog Goblin Punch: This series of three posts describing the City of Lapidir could make up a campaign all in themselves. There is so much here that I haven't stopped reading them, and rereading them since they were first published. Excellent work!
Hero Forge Miniatures Review: Not Ready for Prime Time by +Marty Walser, from the blog Raging Owlbear: Marty tried out the Hero Forge Miniatures and his experiences should be read by anyone thinking of doing the same.
Trust Your Instincts, Most of the Time by the Rambling Roleplayer, from the blog The Rambling Roleplayer: Questioning yourself and doubting your own ideas is as common among Dungeon Masters as acne among teenagers. Yet our instincts are better than we think, just ask the Rambling Roleplayer!