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Why Everyone Should Vlog

Last week I had a brief conversation with one of my colleagues at work about YouTube. The conversation started when he mentioned his teenage sons were focused on YouTube and some YouTube ‘stars’ rather than watching TV. The discussion varied about a bit but it did result in me discussing …

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Cosplay and Currencies

A long time ago, twenty years give or take a few, I started doing the whole fancy dress thing at conventions. I can’t say I was involved in cosplay because it wasn’t called that back then. It was just fancy dress. It was basically just like Halloween, but not on …

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Project Man Cave(rn)

What is Project Man Cave(rn)? Quite simply it is the repurposing of the second bedroom in the house. The house has three bedrooms. The largest has an en-suite and shall remain the main bedroom. The smallest is quite small and would be a challenge even for a single bed. The …

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Rabbit. Hamster. Guinea Pigs. Chinchilla. Dog!

If you were to go back just eighteen months I’d have never thought I’d be a dog owner. If you go back far enough it’d probably be safe to say it would have been odd to think I’d own a pet. Too much responsibility. Despite this we have accumulated a …

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I’ve Subscribed…To A Twitch Channel!

The title says it all really. Today, I subscribed to a Twitch channel. I never thought I’d do this. I’ve never fully got the Twitch thing, which I’ll get to shortly. The channel I’ve subscribed to is Geek and Sundry, which is certainly something I never thought I’d do. I’ve …

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Welcome to FLN Phase Three

Get ready for some ‘timey wimey’ stuff. This blog was written on 1st July 2015. That was when I decided that Fandomlife.net, my blog, written myself in Coldfusion, needed to be brought into modern times. Once I’d made this decision I couldn’t bring myself to post to the current blog, …

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Having Gone Cold Turkey

So, four months ago, I effectively dropped out of playing tabletop role-playing games. The first thing to say is it doesn’t feel like four months, which probably says something in and off itself. The second thing to say is it was a bit strange, but only at first. The usual …

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