Originally posted 2015-10-30 17:00:55. Do you think you can write an average of 1667 words a day, cohesively, and make a story of it?  After all, that’s all it takes to complete NaNoWriMo. November brings National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo, or NaNo for short), and each year brings hordes of people who try to complete…

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Originally posted 2015-10-30 12:00:24. The bane of her existence was about to meet his end.  Marianne watched as a punk in a dirty sweatshirt lifted a baseball bat and aimed it for the fallen man’s head.  Another thug aimed a hard kick to their victim’s ribs, laughing when the nearly-unconscious man groaned and curled tighter…

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Originally posted 2015-10-30 08:00:54. Day 30 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! After a night from hell, Ig wakes up with a vicious hangover and a lot of regrets. As he comes to his senses, he begins to realize that he is having a strange effect on people around him. Horns, by Joe Hill, is both part…

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Originally posted 2015-10-29 17:00:05. I’ve been around for awhile. My first gaming console was “Pong.” My oldest child is a sophomore in college. I saw the original “Star Wars” in the theater…when it came out the first time. Tom Baker is the only Dr. Who I have any concept of. First and foremost I’m a…

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Originally posted 2015-10-29 12:12:41. How about a salad that literally tastes like eating a great big cheeseburger???!?! Yup I’m in! We found this when we first starting our eating better journey, and it’s been a regular ever since!! Original recipe: BBQ Burger Salad Ingredients: 1 ½ lbs ground beef 1-2 heads of romaine lettuce, torn into…

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Originally posted 2015-10-29 08:00:19. Day 29 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! I still haven’t finished V-Wars: Night Terrors, and because if that it is staying on my “next” listing. Fact is, I hate vampires…most of the time, but the ones in the V-Wars series are are different. In most aspects the vampires are at…

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Originally posted 2015-10-28 17:00:28. Now before we start. Yes I’m a Brit and yes I just used the Dollar sign. Right now that’s out-of-the-way let’s get started. About a month ago Tapbots released the sequel to their popular iOS Twitter app, “Tweetbot”. With Tweetbot 4 came an updated app with better aesthetics and a just…

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Originally posted 2015-10-28 12:00:26. Title: Empire of Imagination: Gary Gygax and the Birth of Dungeons & Dragons Author: Michael Witwer Published: October 6th, 2015 Pages: 276 Genre: Biography Kid Friendly Rating: Not Applicable.  Kids generally would not grasp the book, short of about age 16. Synopsis:  This is it, the story of the man who…

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[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6493593/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/637823/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Join the Mothers of Geeks in episode 2 of our show! In this episode, we discuss being a mom, talk about our geeky adventures, and Batman VS Iron Man! Check out this new podcast episode!

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