Book Review – Brandon Sanderson (no relation)’s The Way of Kings. Or, putting the EPIC back into epic fantasy.

So let’s just get this out upfront. This book is LONG. Really long. I would say too long. It could have benefited from more editing. Also there are too many typos, which I guess can happen when a book is so bloody LONG because who is going to manage to read all those words and … More Book Review – Brandon Sanderson (no relation)’s The Way of Kings. Or, putting the EPIC back into epic fantasy.

This is how it is

This week is mental health week here in Australia. There’s been a bunch of stuff happening at my work – free boxing and Pilates classes, posters up everywhere about committing to take time out for yourself, seminars on organisational awareness (whatever that means) and how to look after yourself if you’re caring or someone with … More This is how it is

This imperfect life

It’s 2am and the baby is awake. I’m walking up and down the corridor carrying him, trying not to trip on strewn blocks and books and clothes and pencils and trucks. Even in the semi-darkness the house is unmanaged chaos. And I really, really, really want to go back to sleep. But the baby is … More This imperfect life