Category Archives: Games

Dear Diary

Something is wrong. The black dog has me by the knee and is worrying me sore.  I had hoped for some good news this week, and I have had no word.  Val pointed out that no news is good news.  The … Continue reading

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New Get-Rich-Quick Scheme

I am looking for investors in my new toy company. Our first product will be the…   Investors please send cash cheques and money orders.  

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2014: The Saga Continues…

More mundane details of the life of an aging EHO… Today was a perfect day for a ride. The sun was behind clouds most of the time and the temperature was pleasantly in the lower mid twenties.  I set out … Continue reading

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End of the Year

I am told that people who blog about their employers, and what goes on at their workplace, may find it difficult to find future employment.   I can say that as from Christmas Eve, Michelle, my very valued and respected … Continue reading

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Snippets There is something wrong with my laptop. Or with the cellular modem that connects me to the internet.  Half the time I try to access any webpage I get a DNS lookup failed error message. I suspect it may … Continue reading

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And Now for the More I Promised Later, Earlier On.

Last Tuesday night I played my first ever game of Dungeons and Dragons.  It seems I am slowly losing my grip on life and sinking gradually ever deeper into Geekdom. I was a crystalline bowman bard in a travelling band, … Continue reading

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Eat more Fish

Government-funded research published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet has blown mercury-in-fish fears out of the water. Deceptive environmental campaigns have created the perception that eating large amounts of fish during pregnancy will expose a fetus’s developing brain to … Continue reading

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