Monthly Wrap-Up – Oct 2021

October feels like it has been a bust! I've certainly not felt as productive as the previous month, but this is the problem with being self critical over productivity. Nothing ever feels like it's enough! Book Reviews Considering I said I wanted to read more books this month... I didn't do so well. Amok -... Continue Reading →

What to do on a Sunday?

Update with artwork, of course!It's been a while since I shared any of my artwork and rather than give each of these their own posts, I figured I'd wait until I had a few things finished and share them all together. Commissions It wouldn't be an art update if there wasn't some busts to share!... Continue Reading →

Dune – Frank Herbert

Title: DuneAuthor: Frank HerbertPublished by: HodderPublication date: August 1965Genre: Science FictionPages: 592Format: PaperbackSource: Private Collection Buy the Book - Amazon Buy the Book - Kindle Blurb/Synopsis The Duke of Atreides has been manoeuvred by his arch-enemy, Baron Harkonnen, into administering the desert planet of Dune. Although it is almost completely without water, Dune is a planet of fabulous wealth, for... Continue Reading →

3w Wednesday – 20th Oct

I feel like I have been most unproductive this past week or so, blog wise. I got 'stuck' on a book that I should have DNF'ed, but was too stubborn to quit; mostly due to it's acclaim as being a good book. Alas, this was not my experience! So, I have a couple of blog... Continue Reading →

3W Wednesday – 13th Oct

The WWW Wednesday meme was started by Taking on a World of Words and asks three questions beginning with W about books. You're then encouraged to be social and post a link on the blog, etc, etc. What are you reading? Dune - Frank Herbert I'm not really sure if I am enjoying reading this... Continue Reading →

Sharpe’s Rifles – Bernard Cornwell

Title: Sharpe’s RiflesAuthor: Bernard CornwellPublished by: HarperCollinsPublication date: 1st Jan 1988Genre: Historical FictionPages: 352Format: PaperbackSource: Private Collection Buy the Book - Amazon Buy the Book - Kindle Blurb/Synopsis Lieutenant Richard Sharpe and a detachment of riflemen join the assault of a strong French force holding the Holy City of Santiago de Compostela. Lieutenant Richard Sharpe and a detachment of Riflemen... Continue Reading →

Amok – Sebastian Fitzek

Title: AmokAuthor: Sebastian FitzekPublished by: Head of ZeusPublication date: 11th Nov 2021Genre: ThrillerPages: 464Format: eBookSource: NetGalley Buy the Book - Amazon Buy the Book - Kindle Blurb/Synopsis This morning a dangerous psychopath is playing an old game with new rules. He's taken six people hostage at Berlin's leading radio station. Every hour, a telephone will ring somewhere in Berlin. Maybe it... Continue Reading →

3W Wednesday – 6th Oct

Hasn't this week gone quick!? The second one of these 'memes' on the blog, so going strong, right? As previously mentioned, I took the idea of doing these from Alli the book Giraffe and I'm looking forward to sharing this weeks update. What are you reading? Sharpe's Rifles - Bernard Cornwell It feels great getting... Continue Reading →

Miniature Monday – 4th Oct

That week zoomed by quickly! Another instalment of Miniature Monday is already upon us - although I'll be adding a couple of things at the end of this post that concern other topics too! Stormblood Guard This week for the Stormblood Guard, I have mostly been sticking Paladins together. These are fantastic models and I... Continue Reading →

Monthly Wrap-Up – Sept 2021

I'm taking a leaf out of many other bloggers books and starting to write monthly wrap up posts. I think they'll be a good way to keep track of what I've been doing and help to keep me motivated for the weeks and months to come. Book Reviews I've managed to read through books this... Continue Reading →

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