Monthly Archives: April 2010

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How I Learned Professional Wizardry Was Tough

When it comes to books, the geek in me has always been a sucker for a good series. Yeah, there are always those one-offs that are a treat to read, but when it comes to spending some nights voraciously devouring a new book instead of

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The RSS Rolling Freight Train

Over at Kill Ten Rats, Ravious talks a bit about unsubbing from a blog and what it takes to get people to go away from following various writings on the intenret. I peered intently at this article, and the comments that followed it, not just

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Mythic’s Marvelous Mea Culpa

If there’s anything that sucks to say sometimes, no matter if you’re an individual or a company, it’s “my bad”. Whether it’s in everyday interaction as simple as bumping into someone and causing them to scald themselves with hot coffee, or as complex as a

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Simple Hyperbole

In terms of this blog, I’m under no illusions of grandeur here on this fine, fine Monday. The blog I write has a very modest, small following, with a couple hundred Twitter followers to my name and just shy of 100 subscribers. It’s nice to

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The Facebook Gaming Extravaganza

Lately, thanks to some good folks at Mythic Entertainment who’ve been idly playing it in their free time, I’ve finally gotten into the rush of Facebook games with Warstorm, a trading card/battle game that tickles my little Magic: The Gathering teenager still lurking inside me.

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The iPad’s Short Term Curiosity

So in the midst of all this food writing I did, I sort of missed the fact that Apple’s iPad, the “magical and revolutionary” multi-touch device, came out to excited Apple users everywhere a few days back. Touted as a mobile tool of convenience with

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Geekery Food Goodness

You know, I’m starting to think with the last two posts about foodstuffs, that maybe I’m either A)a little too hungry lately or B)coincidentally just finding out about too much crazy food lately. Oh well – at least it’s good for some short-term entertainment, right?

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Excuses, Excuses…

You know, some people have a legitimate excuse for missing a weekday post. They say that they’ve been busy with housework, or perhaps that they needed time to study for school, or in the case of Syp from Bio Break, welcoming a new addition to

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Glee Incoming

Come Tuesday, there’s going to be more than one kind of glee coming back into my life. When you’re an eternal optimist like me, that’s pretty hard, you know? But yes – I’m referring to the fact that my own personal enjoyment is going to