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Wherein Congress ends and a house burns down
Wherein I continue to enjoy translating and spend some awesome hours with friends
Wherein I translate some more and still spend a lot of time working to get the translations out to the world
Wherein I do two translations and spend a lot of time working to get the translations out to the world
Wherein I arrive in Leipzig, after a fun train ride, and get organised
I read Welcome to Night Vale and finally get back to doing more reading
I read Nine Princes in Amber, the first book of the Chronicles of Amber
I read Neuromancer, the defining Cyberpunk book
I finish reading Aranmanoth, and check of the first field in my book bingo
I read The Long Cosmos by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
I read Wild Cards II: Aces High, a compilation of stories edited by George R. R. Martin
I read The Demi-Monde: Fall by Rod Rees
I read The Demi-Monde: Summer by Rod Rees
I read The Demi-Monde: Spring by Rod Rees
I read The Demi-Monde: Winter by Rod Rees
I read The Long Utopia by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
We played our first session of DFRPG, using You All Meet At An Inn.
I get ready to run my first online campaign, using the Dungeon Fantasy RPG.
I use my bike a lot more than I thought but it's still not enough
My weight loss has stagnated, likely because of reduced time to work out.
My weight loss slowed down, but that just motivated me to redouble my efforts.
I lost some weight, but it's only a start
In which I go to the gym and lose a lot of sweat.
I started a podcast with my GURPS group
I played in the fourth session of the Dust campaign
I played in the third session of the Dust campaign
What did I do with GURPS this year?
I had fun statting out Basel for GURPS City Stats, and it doesn't hurt to have more ready-made locations, so here goes Zurich!
For the GURPSosphere's community, I take a shot at translating a real world location to GURPS city stats.
I played in the second session of the Dust campaign
I look back at the second session of the campaign I play in.
I'm reading RPM at the moment and that prompted a few thoughts about a setting in which multiple forms of magic coexist
For Halloween I try to create a scary monster and learn how to create Powers in GURPS
I look back at the first session and draw some lessons.
I played in the first session of the Dust campaign
I get to play in a short GURPS campaign and present my character for that campaign
I read the entries in the Best Novel category
I read the entries in the Best Novella category
I read the entries in the Best Novelettes category
I read the entries in the Best Short Story category
I read the entries in the Best Graphic Story category
I will be going to WorldCon and voting in the Hugo Awards
Second part of our Legend of the Five Rings one-shot adventure
Between GURPS campaigns, we do some one-shots, in this case Legend of the Five Rings
I ran a bunch of GURPS sessions at a local convention
Last day! It's another people-day as I say goodbye to everyone and attempt to keep some connections going
It's my people-day and it's awesome
More great talks, a plot twist and lots of fun
CCC kicks off, I translate and fun is had
Wherein I arrive and get settled in, trying to become an angel
I changed the way feeds are generated for my blog by shoving a future improvement to Pelican into my installed copy of it
I improved how footnotes work and learned a bit about touch events
In which I talk about my skills as a programmer and how I intend to improve.
I started a podcast, let's talk about how to do that.
I work out how Iemanki is organized - in worship as well as apart from it
First draft of the world of Iemanki, focused on history and countries
I begin a new series of blog posts and explain why
On which I don't want to leave, but still see a bunch of cool panels
On which I learn tips to improve my con reports and see another hilarious panel
On which I learn a lot about Asian Fandoms and attend a thoroughly impressive Award Ceremony
Wherein I see some awesome panels and far fewer queues
Wherein I see some awesome panels and long, long queues
Wherein I leave some seriously cute puppies to go to Worldcon