Book Stuff, Non-Fiction, Personal

NaNoWriMo – A Chance to Grow Stronger

Every November, writers and would-be novelists all over the globe commit themselves to writing 50,000 words in just 30 days. While that sounds like an unrealistic goal at first, a little bit of math reveals that it comes down to a goal of 1,667 words per day - which is much more manageable for some.… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – A Chance to Grow Stronger

non-comprehensive list, Non-Fiction

Things I Would Serve At A Bowie-Themed Restaurant

A Non-Comprehensive List   Appetizers Taste Odyssey Sampler Platter Oh! You Onion Rings China Girl Spring Rolls Alad-dim sum Sane   Soup & Salad The Thin White Soup Five Years Aged Cheddar Soup Green Genie Salad Lettuce Dance Salad   Entrees Major Tom(ato) Signature Sandwich Ch-ch-ch-Changes Chicken Sandwich Diamond Hot Dogs I'm Afraid of American Cheese Burger… Continue reading Things I Would Serve At A Bowie-Themed Restaurant

Non-Fiction

I Say, What A Charming Lawn Party!

Announcement! The Duke and Duchess of Buckingham and The Stafford Society will host “A Victorian & Steampunk Lawn Party” on Sunday May 22nd 2016 from Noon until Four o’clock at “Stafford Manor" (aka the Kneeland Walker House in Wauwatosa, WI). The Lawn Party will feature a Luncheon Buffet by the Steampunk Chef, Aaron Egan at… Continue reading I Say, What A Charming Lawn Party!

Game Time, Non-Fiction, Review

Game Time: Telltale Game’s “Game of Thrones” is as STRESSFUL and Epic as the Show & Books

As a child of ye olde Choose Your Own Adventure books, I love the games produced by Telltale Games. The dialogue-based, weighted-decision style of gameplay is both stressful and delightfully appealing to me, and I loved The Wolf Among Us, of course. Naturally I was thrilled that there was a Game of Thrones Telltale series coming out,… Continue reading Game Time: Telltale Game’s “Game of Thrones” is as STRESSFUL and Epic as the Show & Books

Non-Fiction, Personal

Dinner, Dancing, and Remembering the Titanic

You are cordially invited... On Saturday, April 9th, 2016, I'm pleased to announce I will be participating in a very swanky and unique event. Midwest-located lovers of history and/or the 1997 James Cameron blockbuster film will be pleased to discover that there is a special re-enactment dinner taking place at the Al Ringling Mansion in Baraboo,… Continue reading Dinner, Dancing, and Remembering the Titanic