Monthly Archives: December 2009

It’s that time…

SPEAK ITS NAME has posted its Round Up of the The Best of the Year in tradition with this time of year. We are revisiting all the five star reviewed books (and there’s not many of them) as well as … Continue reading

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Started out as a good day…

Thank you to the anonymous person who gifted me with a year of a paid account and extra user pics for my Livejournal account – it was very kind of you! Frost Fair was reviewed over at Dark Divas and … Continue reading

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sigh

Just got back from dad’s which sadly denigrated into “I’ve lost XXXX” and we spent the normal hour hunting around the house (found a stack of sweeties hidden in the drawer like a diabetic squirrel and the gloves I bought … Continue reading

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Happy Boxing Day

And I’ll be cuddled up on the settee later, doing the traditional English thing of watching the boxing . I’m blogging over at Lisabet’s blog today, talking about location and why places are generally what makes the book real for … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

I’m just going to get ready (I need to get black cats, 3 white cats and black velvet… not so good) and then head out to Dad’s. Just wanted to say Merry Christmas and to thank all of your for … Continue reading

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this is what pisses me off about RPGs

For calculating magicka costs of this spell, the level needs to be converted into a magnitude, see Magnitude to Level Conversion. One implication is that the enemy levels affected by any Command Humanoid spell will be less than the quoted … Continue reading

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It’s a tad depressing

When you see the adverts for 4g phones, and realise that one’s own phone is just scraping 1½g. Two at a pinch. Bah. No-one rings me on it, anyway! However, I must say OMG about the adverts on American TV … Continue reading

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well I got my wish!

I wish i had a camera now so I could take a picture. Six inches of snow and gorgeous sunshine. PERFICK. However that means no Dad today, the main roads are undoubtedly gritted but I have 3 miles of country … Continue reading

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Mad Men

Where have I been for 3 years?  How on earth did I manage to miss this show?  I’d seen it mentioned occasionally on GLBT tv schedules but ignored it because I thought it was either a sitcom or a modern … Continue reading

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By Gum!

it was cold in this house yesterday!  My last house was obviously better built, it had hugely thick walls and in the summer is was nice and cool and the winter nice and warm without having to burn furniture for … Continue reading

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