Random Musings: The Mouse Utopia-Turned-Dystopia that Sounds Like a YA Book & Other Interesting Facts I’ve Learned Lately

If you've visited my blog lately, you probably know I've been having health problems, and because of those problems, I've had to find some new ways to entertain myself all day. One of the things I've found is nonfiction podcasts and YouTube videos with interesting facts about history, science, and all sorts of random things! Some facts have been so interesting that they've stuck out and stayed...
 

Update: Life and Books (Oct 2019)

Still no good news about health stuff. Head problem isn't any better, and the neurologist doesn't have a clue. None of my other problems are any better either, but that's no surprise. And as if I didn't already have enough problems and injuries my body can't heal, I hurt my foot the other day. So what have I been doing to keep myself occupied since I still can't read or really used...
 

[Audio]Book Review: Evolved by N.R. Walker

Lloyd, a 41-year-old professor, has struggled to maintain a relationship---because of his OCD and misophonia, he can't deal with the messiness and noisiness of other people---so he decides to try getting an android companion named Shaun. But Shaun starts to develop an unusual amount of sentience and emotion, and unless they can keep it hidden from the company who made him, Shaun, and their...
 

Poetry: Supernatural Creature Poems

I came up with this idea for some short supernatural creature poems some time ago, and I thought October would be the perfect time to finally write and share them! Not that I need it to be October to talk about supernatural creatures, but still :-P It should be pretty obvious which supernatural each poem is about, but I'll put the answers at the end in case you all want to have some fun...
 

Book Review: Three Days Till Dawn (Antiquity’s Gate Book 1) by R.F. Hurteau

Long after an apocalyptic event, the last remaining humans on Earth are living in a domed society in Antarctica with the elves who stayed behind to help them. When best friends Felix and Ripley learn that Felix's wife is having twins but will have to have one removed because of the one child policy, they have to find a way out or a place to hide before that...