One Book a Mile

If my life were a video game, I would be over encumbered by now.  My character would be moving slowly enough that monsters could take a worthwhile strike, or in the case of Oblivion, I would just be rooted to the spot, unable to move until I let go of…

Welcome to the Realm of the Gods: Dice Forge

Congratulations, and welcome to the realm of the gods.  Your courage and intelligence have led you to us.  But this is just the beginning. I was introduced to Dice Forge in the new year, when I risked my life on Devon’s dodgy country buses to attend a more rural board…

First Lines Friday: 11th January

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?  If you want to make your own post, feel free to use or edit the…

Goals for 2019: Build & Bloom

Following a couple of recommendations, I decided to give in and purchase a Passion Planner.  There is an enormous online community for this particular planner, and I love how goal-orientated it is, with plenty of space to keep track of life. Something I saw posted recently was a list of…

A Month In Pictures: December

December has been a brilliant month for me!  With my Passion Planner all set up and ready to go, it has been a month of reflecting on the positives of 2018, and how I want to grow in 2019.  For now though, here’s a look at what I got up…

A Reading Round-Up

Remember when I set myself a goal to read 100 books in 2018?  Ha ha ha!  Though I didn’t quite manage 100 books, I still read some fantastic fiction this year, and a few non-fiction books that really pushed my opinions on things. Here’s what I read in 2018: From…

2018: The Whirlwind

2018 was a whirlwind, mostly for good reasons. There were a lot of changes this year, so I cut myself some slack and just enjoyed living frivolously in my new life away from home.  I kept in mind my goals for the year though, and achieved almost everything I set…