Renovation Rehab: Flooring Follies

From the depths of the basement, we were risen up! It was time to move onto... The Third Floor This is where we will all be living. On the third floor, there are two long apartments that go down the length of the left and right sides of the building with a squarish room in the middle separating ...

12-Bits of Retro Gaming: The Backlog Report

Grab your water guns and jet packs, it's time to fight off the Mutant Mudd invasion in a fun and unique "12-Bit" adventure! Falling in line with the recent retro-gaming and nostalgia trends, Mutant Mudds Deluxe plays like an old-school NES title, while not trying too hard to replicate any ...

Renovation Rehab: New Beginnings and Solid Foundations

A young woman and her husband, tired of desk jobs and negligent landlords search desperately for another option. When given the opportunity to move to the country and open a bed and breakfast how could they say no? The catch? The building is beautiful and bought for a steal but they could never ...

A Splash of Color: The Backlog Report

Hammers, paint, and bendy straws! Let's head back to the Paper Mushroom Kingdom and join Paper Mario in the latest entry of the Paper Mario role-playing series, Paper Mario: Color Splash. Early reviews for Color Splash were mixed when the original announcements were made, with many fans ...

How to Play: Welcome to The Backlog Report

I enjoy video games, gamification and cataloging my collections. So when it comes to how to do all three of these things, The Backloggery is my go to. The Backloggery is an online to-do list for video games that makes cataloging and tracking your gaming accomplishments quite easy, and for someone ...

NaNoWriMo: Let’s Give It A Go!

This is going to be my first year trying out NaNoWriMo. National Novel Writing Month has always seemed like a scary prospect to me. 50,000 is a lot of freaking words and 30 days isn't a lot of time to get it done in (seriously? they couldn't have picked a month with 31 days?). I've had really good ...

M. E. Garey Starts Low. It Can Go Up From Here!

I don't like writing about myself. I like to write about things that I enjoy like The Lunar Chronicles book series by Marissa Meyer or my favorite anime Samurai Champloo. I like to write about things that I do. For example, I've spent most of the last year working on renovating an almost ...

This Intro Business Again? Sabrael returns to Blogging!

When telling a rather long-winded and convoluted tale, whose various subplots and side stories might detract and bore you rather than engage you, a writer may opt to begin their work in medias res. Latin for "into the middle of things," It usually describes a narrative that opens, not at the ...