2017 in review: Music adventures

I am a bit of a frustrated musician who never fully lost her dreams of rock star glory, so it goes without saying that I listen to a lot of music. My favourite genres are heavy metal and classical. As far as metal goes, the styles I most like include folk, melodic death, prog, black … Continue reading 2017 in review: Music adventures


2017 Book Reading Challenge: End of Year Summary

In late 2016, faced with an ever-expanding pile of to-be-read books, and an evolving, ever-shifting pile of library books - that often spent their allotted 9 weeks maximum lending time with me languishing in the library book box before being returned barely read – I decided that I couldn’t bear the strange cognitive dissonance of … Continue reading 2017 Book Reading Challenge: End of Year Summary