Tag Archive | Christmas


Karla stretched her legs. Every step she took sent small spasms of pain through her joints. She felt every cramp through out her body as tense muscles sought release from hours spent withing the confines of power armor.  The constant threat of attack just made it worse. Endless days on the perimeter watching a tidal […]

Holiday Short- Enough

Tweet of the Day: A Gnomey Christmas ——- Oh no! – Jam ——- We had an unexpected full house. The in-laws on one side, my brother’s family on the other. The kids with Terry the corgi int ow, ran up and down the house, my brother had his nose glued to his laptop talking to […]

Mass Effect/AEC:Chapter 18 (c.2)- Christmas

Tweet of the Day: Gaming Communities (complete rambles) ——- Conference Room #3, Turian Hierarchy Embassy, Citadel, Widow, Serpent Nebula, December 24, 2196 “To recap, current Cerberus forces are deployed in eight colonies across three sectors along the Terminus/Verge border. This operation will require a simultaneous strike at all of them in order to ensure their […]

Holiday Short: Jam

Tweet of the Day:  Make Yourself a Geeky Little Christmas ——- Oh no! ——- The snowfall grew thicker with every snowflake that landed on the windshield. The traffic jam got longer and slower with every minute. While I tried to get to the airport, Patty raced to the village square for a last second shopping […]

Weekend Roundup: November 30- December 6

Tweet of the Day: Dragon Age II: Sequels Are Hard ——- It’s snowing again! Well, it is snowing in my blog, where it snow where I live it would be the literal end of the world as we (or at least how I) know it. I am also a bit under the weather. To be […]

TV Tropes Monday: You Mean Xmas

  Tweet of the Day: Visions and Battle Cries ——– Christmas is such a powerful tradition that even people in other planets, times or planes of existence celebrate it. Welcome to this trope. Regardless of the ear, time period, location or any other vagary associated with the setting, you have to have a proper Christmas, […]

TV Tropes Monday: Christmas Music

  Tweet of the Day: The Cinderella Tree ——– Ah, the holidays, full of gifts an cheer. Except if you work in retail. Whether the hapless department store peon watches the Gates of Hell open before him on Black Friday or slowly descends into madness as seasonal decorations take over every shelf space, what pushes […]

TV Tropes Monday: Santa Claus

Tweet of the Day: The Fate of the Bones ——– Nothing says Christmas is here than the appearance of Old Saint Nick, or Father Christmas or by whatever name he goes in your corner of the woods. As tropes goes he is the Xmas mega trope, bar none. Yet a glimpse at page or any […]

December 2013 Blog Chain: Into the Woods

Tweet of the Day: In the beginning ——– Yes, I know I skipped last months blog chain. I was sick, remember? But I wasn’t going to miss this one.  A bit shorter than usual but it is the season, so lets gets started. First, the instructions: Starting Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013 Open to all […]

TV Tropes Monday: Chritsmas Creep

Tweet of the Day: Hanukkah in the Middle Ages ——- Ah the holidays are here. String up the lights, get out grandma’s jam recipe and decorate the tree. But wait, it’s only November, isn’t a bit, you know, early? Not according to your local friendly retailer. Welcome to the world of Christmas Creep. Yes, that […]