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A Glasgow Trilogy

A Glasgow Trilogy
By George Friel
Canongate – £18.00

‘I’m their referee. They rely on me for to see justice done. I’m the lawman. I’m the judge. 747 more words

Novels

Romantic Wildness: Thoughts on Frankenstein

I’m thinking of Romantic ideas of wildness and the wild at large…After reading, I wonder what forms of wilderness are present in Frankenstein.  Mainly, Frankenstein fears that which is wild.  232 more words

Thoughts

“The least-worst idea we had”—The creation of the Age of Empires empire

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Not much about Age of Empires isn’t epic.

Over the last 20 years, these epoch-spanning games have starred more than 50 historical civilizations, sales have surpassed more than 20 million units, and a core fanbase of hundreds of thousands has put hours upon hours into playing one series entry or another on a weekly basis. 836 more words

Technology

Magic Tricks!

Shelley and I have been planning a get-together for awhile, and we finally made it happen this week. And there was magic involved! The first feat of magic was performed by me – making this yummy pie disappear! 50 more words

Life

“Many things will appear possible in these wild and mysterious regions, which would provoke the laughter of those unacquainted with the ever-varied powers of nature”

“The least-worst idea we had”—The creation of the Age of Empires empire

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Not much about Age of Empires isn’t epic.

Over the last 20 years, these epoch-spanning games have starred more than 50 historical civilizations, sales have surpassed more than 20 million units, and a core fanbase of hundreds of thousands has put hours upon hours into playing one series entry or another on a weekly basis. 836 more words

Technology

“The least-worst idea we had”—The creation of the Age of Empires empire

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Not much about Age of Empires isn’t epic.

Over the last 20 years, these epoch-spanning games have starred more than 50 historical civilizations, sales have surpassed more than 20 million units, and a core fanbase of hundreds of thousands has put hours upon hours into playing one series entry or another on a weekly basis. 836 more words

Technology