Remember to be kind to retail workers this Black Friday

People are a lot harder on cashiers and other people in retail than they need to be.

Review: Is Netflix’s Another Life any good?

There's a giant alien, shimmering tower that has landed on Earth and strange things are happening around it. A former (female) member of the military is summoned to make contact and find out the mysteries of this colorful alien tech. Nope, this isn't the plot for Annihilation (which was a horrifying, unique blast of a… Continue reading Review: Is Netflix’s Another Life any good?

What’s My NaNo: Snow in the Valley of Men

------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For nearly 50 years, it’s been winter on the border of human and fey lands. After a mysterious plague of dark magic drew the fey into oblivion, humankind has been left to fend for itself on the border between the two worlds as Magic-Touched creatures spill over the unprotected border of the two lands,… Continue reading What’s My NaNo: Snow in the Valley of Men

For it is Scottish blood within my veins – travel diary

“I feel a sort of reverence in going over these scenes in this most beautiful country, which I am proud to call my own, where there was such devoted loyalty to the family of my ancestors – for Stuart blood is in my veins.” Queen Victoria, journal entry in 1873 It's been a few years… Continue reading For it is Scottish blood within my veins – travel diary