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Ow! My Eyeball! ME-61 Throne of Sauron (without Sauron!)

Yeah, so I haven’t been blogging for awhile now. It happens around this time of year – from September to the start of December work really heats up. 534 more words

Fantasy Gaming

'Captain Fantastic' Star Viggo Mortensen Recalls Early Acting Role in CBS Miniseries

Viggo Mortensen’s choice of roles demonstrates his broad range, eclectic point of view, and love of complex characters. In David Cronenberg films alone, he has played a hardened Russian gangster in London (2007’s “Eastern Promises”), Sigmund Freud (2011’s “A Dangerous Method”), and a quiet family man thrust into an unusual situation (2005’s “A History of Violence”). 601 more words


Adventures in Queenstown

So last Thursday, the family I’m staying with went to the Cook Islands so I got a ride with them to Queenstown and decided to stay there until they returned on Wednesday. 1,047 more words

Christmas Gifts for the Geek Girl in your Life

Christmas is right around the corner and you have a girlfriend that is a geek, so what do you get her? Knowing what fandoms she likes is the first step, if you don’t that’s okay too. 591 more words


Sailing Away

It won’t have escaped your attention that the Grey Havens box and the Dream Chaser cycle that followed it, featured boats. Perhaps not as many boats as we first expected, but sailing has certainly been a feature of the most recent cycle and, having completed City of Corsairs a couple of days ago and seen the final bit of sailing we will have to do, I thought it might be a good time to take a bit of a look back, and see how the sailing had been overall. 1,744 more words


Burlap Stories: Plastic Wrap and a new Painting!

I have a lot to do these days, so I haven’t been posting updates like I wanted to. But better late than never, I guess: 159 more words