The Laws of Work

With my recent job changes, I thought it poignant to actually finish this post. I wanted to share some guidelines that I’ve realised I tend to live my working life by. It’s true we are formed by those around us and I’ve picked up many of these tips from my bosses and coworkers over the […]

The Biscuit Gamer

Trying to define what is a gamer is a long and arduous task and something that has been done to death. I consider gaming to be an inclusive hobby ranging through PC gamers, consoles and mobile. In my opinion if you play games on your mobile, this makes you a gamer. For me it’s not […]

The Lost Mines – Session 5-7

The continuing adventures of the murderhobo group, Droop Troop. Session 4 was here Spoilers for the starter kit ahead as our Party search for leads to Cragmaw Castle and the Kidnapped Rockseeker Brothers. We rejoin our party as they leave Tressander Manor after Iarno Albrek AKA Glasstaff escaped their grasp by delaying them with the […]

The Lost Mines – Session 4

(You can catch the last entry here) We re-join the adventure in the Crevasse under Tressander Manor, listening to the Nothic gibbering insanely to itself. After checking the bridges over the crevasse you determine that the northern bridge is safe to cross while the southern one looks rigged to fail. The party decided to head […]

The Lost Mines – Sessions 1-3

So, we started playing D&D 5e a couple of weeks…I mean months, back and I tend to keep a note of the events to refresh the group since we play every 2 weeks due to time constraints. Below are the (slightly tidied up) notes I used when doing catch up at the start of each […]

Star Wars and I

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you may have noticed that Star Wars is now back in full swing and Episode 8 is now winding down at the cinema. The fuss has died down sufficiently that I feel I can discuss something a bit more personal about it without denting the collective excitement. I […]

The Last Few Weeks

So the last few weeks have been a bit of a rollercoaster and I’ve just not had the urge to write anything substantial but writing itself is therapeutic so here goes… The main concern was sadly the failing health and death of my wife’s granddad. The funeral itself was last Friday after what can only […]