Wednesday Wanderings: German Castles, R2-Me2, Useful Hair Clip, and 25 Years of Hubble

This week’s collection of interesting stuff from around the Interwebs:

I love castles. All sorts of castles. Here’s a look at some of the best castles in Germany:

German Castles

As part of the Star Wars celebration, Sideshow Collectibles asked 90 artists to re-imagine R2-D2 in new ways. Some of these are quite clever:


Someone needs to get me this:

Multi-tool Hair Clip

Last, a slideshow of some breathtaking images from the Hubble Space Telescope, which is 25 years old now:

Hubble Anniversary Photos

(Photo from Sideshow Collectibles)


Six of One

Six of One: A Collection of Short Fantasy by M.A. Kropp is a set of short fantasy stories. Meet wizards, imps, gangster angels, and frogs in this group of varied tales of magic and mischief. Escape from the everyday into worlds of fantasy with Six of One: A Collection of Short Fantasy.

Download a free sample or purchase in your favorite ebook format at:

Also available at:

Amazon: (Now also in paperback)

 Apple iTunes Bookstore

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Google Play: