Games

What I’ve Been Playing Lately

Hi there! It's been awhile since I posted here regularly, as I've been staying busy with my novel writing. It's going well. I'm hoping to finish my draft this summer, which will be a huge achievement that will finally allow me to pop open a bottle of wine I've been saving for the occasion! Still,… Continue reading What I’ve Been Playing Lately

What's New

What’s New — August 2017

Howdy, everybody! How is it already August?! Last month I feel like I got a lot of stuff done. I played Wolfenstein: The New Order. I read Sword of Destiny from The Witcher series (and totally loved it). I bought a new car. I picked up learning Spanish again. I started running again, in preparation for a 10K I'm… Continue reading What’s New — August 2017

Books

Getting to Know the Witcher in “The Last Wish”

At its heart, The Last Wish is a series of monster stories. The first book in Andrzej Sapkowski's Witcher series (which CD Projekt RED's video games are based on), it's not so much a novel as a line-up of short stories that depict Geralt of Rivia taking on monster-hunting contracts. It feels like reading dark fairy tales,… Continue reading Getting to Know the Witcher in “The Last Wish”