My apologies - after writing the first of a series of articles, the whirlwind of life took control of all my time. Crazy work hours and my first child have filled my time. Recently, I was interviewed for GameCareerGuide.com and it occurred to me that the discussion covers a large part of what I've intended to write.
The link is here: http://gamecareerguide.com/features/486/without_a_specialty_the_other_.php and I've pasted the article below.
Without a Specialty: The "Other" Skills Needed to Make Games
In college, at the University of Michigan, Eduardo Baraf was incredulous that there was no dedicated game development organization on…