This article strikes a chord with me, and I think will resonate well with other readers of The Dice of Life. It's not easy being a gamer and also a parent and spouse with a full-time job, and he makes a strong point that is important for all players and GMs to remember: "...parenting doesn't stop for [gaming], nor does it happen in a vacuum..."in reference to:
"That’s fine, I get it, parenting doesn’t stop for D&D, nor does it happen in a vacuum, so I have little choice but to stop the game for a bit and go help."
- Warstories: Worst. Playing Environment. Ever. « www. Newbie DM .com (view on Google Sidewiki)