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Memorial Day

Memorial Day’s History

Normally I’d have a Monday Night Gaming post today, but between the holiday and deadlines, it’s not happening. Instead, I’m reminding folks of Memorial Day’s history. My husband and I were at the store on Friday. While there, we were bombarded with “Memorial Day Sales!” and urged to “Buy 1 Get 1 Free!” for our “Holiday …

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Scrivener Saturday Tips

Scrivener Saturday: Compile Replace

Scrivener Saturday: Compile Replace Built into Scrivener‘s compile feature is the ability to do a Project Replace. Seems like a simple and underused option until you find yourself running into a huge issue that spans both Windows and OS machines–the dreaded quotation mark. More specific, the quotation mark that follows a hyphen. If you use …

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Send in the clones!

Flashforward Friday: Cloning

For this week’s Flashforward Friday post, I’m filling in for a guest-post cancellation. Sometimes I miss doing these, so I don’t mind the chance to fill in! Flashforward Friday: Cloning! Despite DNA not being discovered for another twenty years, Brave New World (1932) by Aldous Huxley explored the theme of cloning. Fandoms like Orphan Black, …

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Pokemon Rumble World

Monday Night Gaming: Pokemon Rumble World

This week’s Monday Night Gaming: Pokemon Rumble World (#4) Last week, I took a look at the freemium game Pokemon Shuffle, which fell prey to everything people hate about the freemium game model. Where Shuffle failed, Rumble World succeeded. Shuffle lacks any sort of plot line, but Rumble World possess one (albeit a simplistic one). In …

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