Category Archives: Mindfucks and other stories

What happens when you cross Dead Space 2 and Breaking Bad

Now there’s a sentence you never expected to see written. But this is what happens if you’ve been watching Breaking Bad and then you play Dead Space 2. My subconscious gave me crossover dreams. Isaac started out on a colonial … Continue reading

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Dungeons and Dragons: When Character Builders Attack

Oh god. If you ever want to spend an entire day doing complicated low level maths set in a fantastical universe, try rebuilding a Dungeons and Dragons character from the ground up. I suppose I should backtrack and explain. Back … Continue reading

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Gaming: Deadly Premonition is the world’s most awful awesome game

Deadly Premonition. A game that apparently divided reviewers when it first appeared. The cover of the copy I have says 10/10. I knew, however, when Steph handed me her copy to borrow, that I was heading for a nightmare of … Continue reading

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Filed Under: Guilt, frustration and writing every day

Ugh. This is one of those bad days, and therefore this might not be a brilliant post. You have been warned. A while back I wrote a post for SANE online, and I’ve written things for Time for Change as … Continue reading

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Filed Under: Argh, Assassin’s Creed and other distractions

Oh boy. It’s been a few days, hasn’t it? My life has come to revolve around three basic things: writing, archery, and Assassin’s Creed. This might not be the healthiest month I’ve ever been through. I’ve had so much going … Continue reading

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Filed Under: Posts I may regret forever because they’re politically relevant.

I can’t believe I’m doing this. I try to focus on writing, mental health and archery and other things that will avoid the majority of the nutbags on the internet, but this time I feel moved to write something political. … Continue reading

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Filed Under: I was wrong about Leeds.

Remember how yesterday I went to Leeds to buy archery kit and said it was the most unsupernatural place ever? I’ve never thought of Yorkshire as a hot bed of mysticism and strange. That might be because my grandma came … Continue reading

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Filed Under: Where to buy all the wrongest things.

This is going to send my search terms crazy. I have a little box on the page that tells me how nobody reads this blog that tells me what search terms bring unfortunate souls to this place of… archery and … Continue reading

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The Dust Room.

Manny: Wow… there’s a lot of dust in there, isn’t there? Me: That’s my Dust Room. Manny: Your what? Me: My Dust Room. It’s where I keep my dust, just in case I run out in the rest of the … Continue reading

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Overdoing it.

Oh bugger. I had a plan for today. I could chill out in the morning, maybe read a bit of Kevin Warwick’s Artificial Intelligence for the book club next week. Then I was going to go for coffee with a … Continue reading

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