Our 'great nation' is a bit on the boozy side don't you think? We work hard during the week to earn a living, we work to be rewarded at the end by an exciting Friday evening and wholesome, relaxing weekend. Instead, come Friday, we fritter away half our wage on alcohol and spend the rest of the weekend … Continue reading The Run of Penance
The Forgotten Realms have been uncovered. Those who were shunned and tortured before are now like kings and queens - regal and powerful beings who look perishingly down on the common folk. The foolish folk who struggle in vain to learn the intricacies of a game from ages past. I'm of course talking about Dungeons and Dragons. The game … Continue reading Our first ever game of D&D
Hi all, Just thought I'd share this little snippet from my Dad's blog. You see, I borrowed a book off my boss who knew I was a bit of a video game nut and true to form Dad got impatient with my slow reading and nabbed it off me whilst I was out. Needless to … Continue reading Ready Player One – Dad Reviews
[Img: me at my prime (Chamonix 2013)] Oh boy I've been looking forward to writing this one... and it actually took a bit of preparation! Many of you will be in a similar position to myself, in that they just love eating. I'm not even sure I'd classify myself as a foodie, I mean, I love … Continue reading But I love food too much!
I had a bit of a cry this morning. It took me completely by surprise since I'm only really known to blub during movies. I'm not fussy, it can be a terribly sad film or an exceedingly happy one - my point is, I never seem to get weepy over things IRL (that's 'In Real Life'... btw). I … Continue reading Finding the right job
[sidenote: I borrowed my Mum's driving glasses and now my eyes hurt] When I started my blog back in 2015 I had no idea what I was doing - in more ways than one. Fresh from Uni, I wanted to continue writing and thought the blogging world would be easy to conquer after tackling the mighty 3rd year … Continue reading How to start a blog
[photo thanks to Becmac] How'd the half marathon go? I so frequently write a title or introduce a meaningful topic of conversation then segway merrily away for the rest of my reader's attention span. It's something I'm learning to cut down on with my copywriting - the rambling, and keeping focused. The thing is... there's … Continue reading Having a project