Wednesday Wanderings: Astrophotography, Brinicle, RC Star Destroyer, and Minions Sing!

These are some seriously gorgeous photos of the Milky Way: Landscape Astrophotography Have you ever heard of a brinicle? Neither had I, until I saw this: Brinicle Okay, so maybe it wasn't ┬áthe most efficient spacecraft ever, and I doubt Darth Vader is going to be knocking on these guys' door anytime soon, but you … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: Astrophotography, Brinicle, RC Star Destroyer, and Minions Sing!

Monday Storytime: Five and Daemon, Part Ten

Five and Daemon, Part One Five and Daemon, Part Two Five and Daemon, Part Three Five and Deamon, Part Four Five and Daemon, Part Five Five and Daemon, Part Six Five and Daemon, Part Seven Five and Daemon, Part Eight Five and Daemon, Part Nine Five and Daemon, Part 10 by M.A. Kropp The next … Continue reading Monday Storytime: Five and Daemon, Part Ten

Friday Review: Hot Scheming Mess (Madison Cruz #1) by Lucy Carol

My rating: 4 of 5 stars Madison Cruz is an actress, trying to make a living in Seattle. Well, she wants to be an actress, but all she seems to be getting are singing telegram gigs. But a girl's gotta pay the bills, so she does what she has to. Even if it puts even … Continue reading Friday Review: Hot Scheming Mess (Madison Cruz #1) by Lucy Carol

Wednesday Wanderings: Folklore Creatures, Funny Animal Photos, SpaceX Lands a Rocket, and Christmas

I don't know that I would call all of these "insane," but there are some interesting creatures in this list: Nordic Folklore Creatures We all know animals do some funny things, but these photos won the first Comedy Animal Pictures awards: Funny Animals This is pretty danged cool! This week, SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: Folklore Creatures, Funny Animal Photos, SpaceX Lands a Rocket, and Christmas

Monday Musings: Weather, Not Gonna Make That Reading Goal, Weird Cat, and Writing

The weather turned colder this weekend. No snow yet, but I am sure it is coming. I think. We are now forecast to get up into the 50's and possibly see 60 later in the week. Very odd for Christmas week. We are almost at the end of the year, and it looks like I … Continue reading Monday Musings: Weather, Not Gonna Make That Reading Goal, Weird Cat, and Writing

Friday (Gadgets) Review: Amazon Echo

The BaldMan won one of these in an office raffle. He sent me a message saying he'd won it, and I honestly had no idea what the heck it was. So, I did what any red-blooded adult sitting at a computer would do: I asked Mr. Google. And, as always, he was very helpful and … Continue reading Friday (Gadgets) Review: Amazon Echo

Wednesday Wanderings: TARDIS Ornament, A Chirstmas Carol read by Neil Gaiman, Lumberjack Cake, and Tea (and Coffee) Quotes

In the spirit of the season, here is a TARDIS ornament you can make: TARDIS Ornament And if you have a spare hour and a half, and you want to hear a delightful reading of Charles Dickens' preferred performance edition of "A Christmas Carol" as read by Neil Gaiman (in full costume, no less!): A … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: TARDIS Ornament, A Chirstmas Carol read by Neil Gaiman, Lumberjack Cake, and Tea (and Coffee) Quotes

Monday Musings: December?, Car Troubles, (Identified) Flying Objects, and Dinner

Uh, this IS December, right? I mean, I can't say I am not, on some level, enjoying the unseasonably warm temperatures and lack of snow and ice, but at the same time, this is just not right. Without heading down a rabbit hole that is not going to lead anywhere productive, I am not liking … Continue reading Monday Musings: December?, Car Troubles, (Identified) Flying Objects, and Dinner