Adult

In which I adopt kittens and read The League of Dragons

Things have been utterly mad round here for the last fortnight or so. I lost a friend, it's still raw, it still hurts, and I really cannot describe just how much I hate cancer. But what's helping me through that is that my fiance and I have adopted two gorgeous, five month old kittens from the local RSPCA shelter. I mean, just look at their tiny faces! (Leia is the kitten on the right and Zelda is the kitten on the left being squished by her sister.) (more…)

By InkyBumblebee, ago
Adult

Review: The Martian

  Title: The Martian Author: Andy Weir Series: None Who's it for? Adults   What's it about? I'm stranded on Mars. I have no way to communicate with Earth. I'm in a Habitat designed to last 31 days. If the Oxygenator breaks down, I'll suffocate. If the Water Reclaimer breaks down, I'll die of thirst. If the Hab breaches, I'll just kind of explode. If non of those things happen, I'll eventually run out of food and starve to death. So yeah. I'm screwed. [Blurb taken from book]   (more…)

By InkyBumblebee, ago