Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: A Cautionary Tale by Karen J Carlisle

Down the Rabbit Hole: A Cautionary Tale. (Researching Viola Stewart’s Adventures.) Guest blog post by Karen J Carlisle. I’ve always loved researching, learning new little factoids and exciting titbits, especially when it was for my own satisfaction. It started with world-building when I ran D&D games in the early 80s and expanded into historical clothing […]

Over-committed

You know those times when you’re over-committed, there’s absolutely nothing you can drop? All of a sudden one more thing lands on your desk that’s absolutely really, really important and urgent and something else has to go. This is one of those times and I’m afraid what needs to go for the present time is […]

1st Annual Galactic Bowlarama

Something very exciting is happening next weekend. Some fan clubs in Melbourne are getting together for a friendly bowling ‘tournament’. I put that in quotation marks as it’s more about having fun than winning. These are the clubs joining in: Doctor Who Club of Victoria Browncoats Victorian Discworld Klatch Austrek Star Walking STARFLEET USS Southern […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

Bedtime Stories – Phillip Adams

Bedtime Stories: 21 Years Behind the Mike at RN’s Late Night Live by Phillip Adams Published by ABC Books Pages: 288 Goodreads For 21 years Phillip Adams has hosted Late Night Live, one of Radio National′s flagship programs, expertly batting questions to world leaders, thinkers, ideologues, crackpots and gurus. In singular style Adams has interviewed […]

Happenins Dude

So much happening in my life, things I don’t really want to share online. Instead I’m sharing three links I’ve just found. Very few words from me today. Amazon Alleges Violations by KDP Authors, Publishers This is a really complex thought. There’s ever so much involved with KDP or Kindle Direct Publishing. I’m wondering if […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

Matters Arising From the Identification of the Body – Simon Petrie

Matters Arising from the Identification of the Body: A Guerline Scarfe Investigation by Simon Petrie, Edwina Harvey Published by Peggy Bright Books on June 9th 2017 Goodreads Tanja Morgenstein, daughter of a wealthy industrialist and a geochemist, is dead from exposure to Titan’s lethal, chilled atmosphere, and Guerline Scarfe must determine why. This novella blends […]

A thought about the life of a Book Blogger

I’m taking inspiration today from a fellow Book Blogger. I’m sure I’ve scribbled a few words about this kind of thing before but Debbish wrote about A day in the life of a book blogger this week. She has a linky on her article and it occurred to me you could go across there and see what […]