Looking back on the #AtoZ2019challenge

Reading Time: 2 minutes Now that the AtoZchallenge for 2019 is over, I just thought I’d do a quick retrospective 🙂 A for Arkham Horror talked about the first […]

Zombies! #AtoZChallenge

Reading Time: 2 minutes I wouldn’t say I’m exactly obsessed with zombies, but, well, I kind of am.  And for our final A-Zchallenge post, I thought I’d talk about […]

Yesterday Versus Tomorrow #AtoZChallenge

Reading Time: 3 minutes In our penultimate AtoZchallenge post, I’m talking about yesterday versus tomorrow. And what do I mean by that? Well, yesterday versus tomorrow is a perpetual […]

X is for Crossovers #AtoZchallenge

Reading Time: 2 minutes Maybe I’m cheating by using X as Crossover, but I think in the context of fandom, it’s an important conversation to have.  And I don’t […]

X is for Crossovers #AtoZchallenge

Reading Time: 2 minutes Maybe I’m cheating by using X as Crossover, but I think in the context of fandom, it’s an important conversation to have.  And I don’t […]

Nanowrimo Wheeeeee!

It’s my most favorite time of the year – Nanowrimo!  For those of you who don’t know what it is, Nanowrimo is the National Novel Writer’s month.   It’s great fun – a chance to try to write without your inner critic nipping at you because you won’t have time to stop and think about…

Books, therapy and blues

So our big Disney adventure starts in two weeks, which I’m quite excited about, as is someone coming to housesit and get some painting done, so that’s also awesome. The eldest is on holiday with his girlfriend right now, the youngest leaves tomorrow for two weeks with her dad, and all that leaves me is […]

More on books and plans, and actually sign up for beta or mailing lists for these.

So yesterday, I had a quick summary through Black Monday, Salvagers and. Today, I’m going to talk about more of the same, and tell you a bit about what the schedule looks like right now. Remember, I’ve got a very Douglas Adams view of deadlines – they whooosh over my head at speed, so I’m […]

Whatcha – let’s talk turkey….

🙂 Ok. So, as many of you can probably see, the blog is undergoing another design overhaul, and as many of you are coming over from Kaiberie.com, I did promise in my freebie, that I’d talk a bit about books. Before I do though – my professional life is a completely different shape than it […]

Back? Maybe not, maybe just more vocal…

So. I went my quietest that I’ve ever been in the last few years on social media.  I’ve cut back massively on Facebook, I’m not on Twitter at all really, I’m rarely posting photos to Instagram.  I’ve become slightly more active on Goodreads, but only because I pledged to read 500 books this year.  I’m well on track, I just need to record that, but I’ve spent the last few days…weeks…months really, hiding in my room.  Sleeping.  Watching TV.  No games on my computer, but I did spend a lot of time on my Kindle fire.  I did also do…