1. Do not pre-order. 2. Don’t buy everything.  Remember that you have an active Gamefly account. 3.  It’s OK to not finish stuff.  It’s OK to not start stuff.  It’s OK to not want to feel like you’re wasting your time.  Recall #1 and #2 above. 4.  Don’t worry about “missing out on the conversation.”  For …

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It’s December 28 as I write these particular words, which means I’m beyond late in terms of getting this thing out the door.  And if I’m being honest, I should admit that I’ve barely started it.  Usually at this point I at least have my GoogleDoc template filled out with rough ideas of what I want to …

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Some scattered thoughts while I have a few seconds: 1. I picked up The Talos Principle for PS4 a few days ago, as it’s currently on sale for $20.  (Yes, I own it on PC, but my PC is falling apart, and as it happens the PS4 version runs incredibly well.)  That game is pretty good! …

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In keeping with last year’s post, here are my favorite sentences/phrases/passages from the books I read this year.  (And I’ll get to those books in a separate post.) from “The Book of Strange New Things”, Michel Faber: “Some people go through heavy stuff. They fight in wars. They’re in jail. They start a business and …

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