Archive for January, 2011

Suggested Reading Order for Bujold’s Vorkosigan Saga

I’m about to start on the final book of the Miles Vorkosigan saga and I’ve been recommending them left and right to friends. When I’m done with this one, I’ll write up a post of my thoughts on the series as a whole, but today’s post is the answer to the question “What order should I read them in?”

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A Quick Sketch Portrait As Drawn by a Stranger on Metro

One of the things about living in a big city is that one runs into all kinds of people. Every day, I ride to and from work on the metro and over the last few years I’ve noticed that there are a few people who do sketches during their ride.

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Come for the TARDIS Soap, Stay for the Rose

On Saturday, I got to meet the amazing Kylee Lane of Luxury Lane Soap at @geekwithsoul and @katmbyrne’s house. In celebration, I decided to finally use the Luxury Lane TARDIS soap I’d bought a little while ago. It’s so pretty and accurate that I hadn’t been willing to use it until now.

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Cthulhu Saves the World for PC Kickstarter

Zeboyd Games, the creators of Cthulhu Saves the World Video Game for 360 (and adorable video), have put up a Kickstarter to help fund their project to enhance the 360 game and turn it into a PC game too.

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