Originally posted 2015-11-03 12:00:19. I’m so excited to be writing my introductory post for Geeks and Geeklets. It’s great to be part of the community. But what to say, what to say? Umm ok, as Julie Andrews would say, let’s start at the very beginning. My name is Michelle and I live in Wales, UK. I’m known as…

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Welcome to Flashback Fiction, a new segment on Geeks and Geeklets! We will be posting stories from our Fiction Writing Friday vaults! Enjoy!  _________________ For years I never believed in climate change. I thought it was a load of nonsense if I’m honest. But today, well it snowed  in July! Snow in July. I couldn’t…

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You decide to tell Ben you do not want him going upstairs. For some reason you don’t want Ben snooping around. Something doesn’t feel right. “Ben I’d rather you didn’t,” you say. “I need to have a shower and get ready for work.” He looks surprised but then shrugs his shoulders. “Ok. Right. I’d better…

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You decide to call Ben. You’re not up to another fight with Kathryn. Ben will know what to do. It takes about twenty minutes for Ben to get to the house. You give him a cup of coffee and tell him what happened. After you’ve finished Ben asks, “And you definitely didn’t recognise the voice?”…

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Your phone is ringing. It’s too loud. Your head hurts. Not surprising given the fact you were drinking heavily last night. You reach over and grab it from the bedside table. “Hello, who is this, do you know what time it is?” Silence. Then a soft laugh. “You know who I am.” A man’s voice,…

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Title: Sleeping Giants Author: Sylvain Neuvel Published: Del Rey Books (26 April 2016) Pages: 320 Genre: Science Fiction Thriller Series: Themis Files #1 Kid Friendly Rating: PG13 – some sexual references. Synopsis: A young girl falls through a hole in the ground and lands in a giant metal hand. She grows up to become a…

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When I was young they told me I was lucky. I had such great parents. My dad was handsome and cool. Long dark hair, motorbike. He looked like a Bay City Roller. And my mother. Oh those eyes. So pretty. She and my dad were such a pair. Only I knew what really went on behind closed doors….

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The recent Hearthstone patch brought with it the new Deck Recipes. Basically 3 recipes per class to get you quickly underway with a particular deck type. I’ve been trying it out this morning (so excited in fact I got up at 5am – is this uber geekness or uber sadness?). I started with a Shaman Murloc deck which was…

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Yesterday morning daughter announced she wanted a pyjama day. My heart always slightly sinks when I hear that because I know that while the first three hours or so will be fine – a flurry of drawing, You Tube & computer games, the afternoon fall flat, she will start to get restless & at a loss…

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You make your entrance Without the flair You used to show When once you cared. Straight to the bar With money out, Eager beaver It’s your shout. You wish me well And hug me tight, A special birthday, My special night. I watch you down Another one, I hear you claim You’re having fun. I…

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For too long now I’ve been netdecking from Hearthpwn. Sometimes I have success with a deck taken from there, sometimes I have epic failures, never do I get to Legend. So this month I’ve decided to go it alone with my own Mage Reno deck.  See here:- http://www.hearthpwn.com/decks/433182-where-art-thou Feel free to netdeck if you like to…

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