Author Archives: Ian

God Damn, I Love Patricia Briggs

I mentioned in a write-up a little back about the books sitting in my to-be-read pile that I’d gotten burned out on urban fantasy. There’s a lot of the same characters put in the protagonist roles: men who are (or … Continue reading

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Comic: On Running In Discovery Park

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Snips and Clips

Hi all! I’ve spent the last few days more prone to motion sickness than a pregnant woman on  a tilt-a-whirl, which means that I don’t really have any one big thing to blog about! So you get a bunch of … Continue reading

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The Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning to Start But Haven’t

Hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday, a fun little meme/post prompt thing from the folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. This week it’s about the top ten series I’ve been meaning to start. I have no good excuse for … Continue reading

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Hey Ian, Watcha Into Lately?

It’s been a while since I did one of these, so I thought it might be fun! Is it? YOU CAN BE THE JUDGE. I HAVE NO AGENCY. *ahem* Without further ado– Books Star Wars: Aftermath: Empire’s End by Chuck … Continue reading

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June Check-in

There’s a lot I feel like I should write about right now. I just finished the audiobook of The Ghost Map, by Steven Johnson, and should write a review. I have at least one gamemastering article half-written in my head. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Lifeless New Worlds

Review of Strange New Worlds: The Search for Alien Planets and Life Beyond Our Solar System (audiobook edition) by Ray Jayawardhana, Narrated by Bronson Pinchot I was excited going into Strange New Worlds. I’m a sucker for astronomy, but I … Continue reading

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Re-reads: The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Part 1)

Dear friend, Re-reading The Perks of Being a Wallflower is like holding a tin can on a string, and the other end is pulled taut by myself in 9th grade. I think that’s when I first read it, as that … Continue reading

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(Tentatively) Hanging Out My Shingle

Hey everyone. As you may have guessed from a few of my previous posts about job searching and stuff, I’m ~on the hunt~ for new opportunities as my current gig at the datacenter dies down. As such, I figured I … Continue reading

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Hey Ian, Watcha Into Lately?

It’s been forever since I did one of these, and I thought it might be fun.  A quick tour around the games, TV/film, books, and music I’ve been digging on lately. TV/Film Hunter x Hunter Peter and I have been … Continue reading

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