Fear

“I said don’t touch anything,” he repeated for the third time, annoyed she was ignoring him. “Don’t worry Jack this place is a ruin, where exactly is the danger?” she asked, gesturing with her hands at the crumbling walls around them as they walked along the remains of some sort …

Incomprehensible

An unmoving island in an expanding sea of red. As he stared down at the body laid out before him he could feel panic setting in, his hand started to shake only worsening as he tried to control it, the smoking gun threatened to fall from his grip. Attempting to …

Life Story: When things just line up perfectly

You know those moments in life where things just line up perfectly? No? Yeah they don’t happen often, but when they do its glorious! So in December of 2015 we realised to our horror that we had missed Florence and the Machine on tour in the UK. My girlfriend is …

Life Story: The Aborted Bike Thief

It’s time for another life story! Are these more common because I find them easier to write? Yes. Are they any less entertaining because of this? I hope not. So our family used to own a lot of different bikes, in all about 7…for 4 people. Over time this included: …

Life Story: The Horse Incident

Today I’m going to start a series of posts simply called, Life stories. As you might imagine these are stories from my life, some are insightful, some are exciting, and some are just funny. Make of them what you will, one of my favourite things to do in life is …

Alien: Isolation – Game Review…ish

Book reviews, weird stories about electricity and horses, what’s next? Games of course! And here is my first review, of Alien: Isolation. There is a slight problem with reviewing this game and it rhymes with clucking scarified…Yes I have only managed to play about 3 hours because it invokes so …

Life Story: When Christmas gives you lemons….

You’re all ready for Christmas, food prepared, presents bought, decorations up (at least until the cat gets hold of them), what could possibly go wrong? I’ll tell you what, at 8pm on Christmas Eve your oven breaks. Yep, no heat, none whatsoever…it presents a slight problem for cooking turkey, amongst …

Why I play video games

I’ve already posted one game review but now I’m going to talk about why I love games so much. Can you guess? Yep it’s because they have a unique way of telling stories. When you read a book you can almost imagine yourself in the world it’s describing, and when …

World War Z – Book Review

Yesterday I finished reading World War Z, it was our monthly book club pick and it turned out to be a really great choice (book clubs are a great idea but I’ll cover that in another post). First things first, is it like the film? Short answer: No. Long answer: …

It’s all about the story

Over the course of my life I’ve come to realise, at least for me personally, it’s all about the story. Stories being told to you, stories you are telling someone else, or stories developing before your very eyes. That’s what makes life truly special. You may be surprised to learn …