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The Whale Road - Book Review

I am a fan of historical fiction, having enjoyed various historical settings by Bernard Cornwell, C.S. Forester,  and more recently Conn Iggulden. I also always had a fondness for the 1978 movie… 200 more words

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My Ramblings: How I became a reader

My blog is one year old! For this special occasion, I wanted to share with you how my love for reading started… 554 more words


Essen done... Final thoughts

Back in Denmark, and have been for some time now. We left Saturday as both of us did not want to go to a fully packed Spiel16. 510 more words

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Bugger this Hysterectomy. Part One.

For reals. Bugger this entire peace of crap surgery.

Okay, I’ll be somewhat serious now. . .I’m incredibly grateful that I live in a Country where I was able to receive the best medical care possible, with an amazing surgeon and incredible nurses. 535 more words


To quote two of my teen kids: Oh my god

The day has been amazing. Of course I am speaking of day 1 Essen Spiel 16.

Have tried games, seen board game celebrities, bought games, picked up Kickstarters, and talked to some pretty ok fellow board gamers. 219 more words

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Writing about diving

I love diving, and am always keen to encourage people to give it a go – friends, family, visitors.  I enjoy writing about diving on this site but have recently started branching out a bit, and written a few articles for a blog called Scuba Diver Life. 32 more words


So close I can almost taste it!

I am not sure you can taste a board game convention, but I am so ready to go.

On Wednesday I will be leaving, and on Sunday I will be back with lots of games; more like good games. 382 more words

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