Personal Stuff


Eastshade

Eastshade is an open-world exploration/adventure game from indie studio Eastshade Studios and available via Steam.  The company describes the game thusly: You are a traveling painter, exploring the island of Eastshade. Capture the world on canvas using your artist’s easel. Talk to the inhabitants to learn about their lives. Make […]


Firewatch

In addition to several console games, I was gifted a couple of games from my wish list on Steam for my birthday.  One of those was Firewatch, a first-person mystery released in 2016 by Campo Santo and Panic.  So as usual, let’s start with what Steam says: The year is […]


Blue, 2004-2019

Early March 2004, my now estranged brother told me he’d gotten a new puppy. It was given to him free by one of Aaron’s customers because his baby-momma at the time thought it was cute. I thought it was odd that she just gave away a puppy since it seemed […]


2019 Goals

Another difficult year to decide on goals, in part because of the uncertainty of the financial situation for the year, and in part because my brain is just being cranky this week and not wanting to think very much.  I have lots I want to do, but the feasibility of […]