Posts Categorized: End of Year Round-up

2016: A Review in Lists

The whole intention of 2016 was for it to go down better than 2015. For a number of reasons, some of which we don’t have to go in to, and some of which are two hospitalizations (First one was nearly a week for peeing blood on account of all the blood thinning medicine I had… Read more »

2015 In List (Mostly, Anyway…)

The year two thousand fifteen was, first and foremost, the year that they cut me open to replace the piece of my aorta resembling a boa constrictor that swallowed a goat with something that may or may not be a garden hose. For roughly two-thirds of the year almost everything seemed to circle back to… Read more »

2014 in Review

Even though I’ve been seriously neglecting this website for most of the year (I’m still a write up of a book behind), I’m not about to stop writing up the past year in a series of lists. So. 2014. In lists. Books Erasmus — De lof der zotheid (2014-10-16—2014-12-22) Charles Vess (et al) — The… Read more »

2013 in Review

The year 2013 has been quite a year, for several reasons. But before we get to that, here’s the annual list-a-polooza. Books I’ve Read Wil Wheaton — Just a Geek: Unflinchingly honest tales of the search for life, love, and fulfillment beyond the Starship Enterprise (2013-12-13—2013-12-17) Clockwork Phoenix 4 (edited by Mike Allen) (2013-11-06—2013-12-12) Buffi… Read more »

2012 in Lists

For me, 2012 was a pretty good year. I’m still having quite a lot of fun at work, and I managed to buy a house. This is my annual list of other, well, accomplishments. As every year, the books come first. I read a cubic busload of ’em—or 39, depending on your counting preferences. Fifteen… Read more »