For the Love of The Saga


It’s now less than two weeks until the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. I am at maximum excitement. I was pleasantly surprised that I could still get this excited about Star Wars. My anticipation for the new movie has also fostered a renewed appreciation for the Star Wars Saga as a whole. Continue reading


Then, Unexpectedly, in Portland – A Triforce Tribute

Neat, let's check it out...

I was running errands in North Portland today. As I was walking down the street I saw a sandwich board that advertised “The Legend of Zelda – A Triforce Tribute gallery upstairs” with the flyer pictured above. My interest was piqued so I popped into Land and headed upstairs. Continue reading


Today, I celebrated an unconventional Thanksgiving. I went to my very best friend’s house. Along with his wife and my little brother, we played Dungeons & Dragons. We ate burgers from the farm and drank coffee and fresh cider.

My little brother DMed and we had a great time. I juggled knives, to everyone’s surprise. We talked about nerdy, nerdy things, like whether Elves are truly still Fey creatures. We spent a ton of time creating our characters, then played. We laughed at ourselves and at each other. We got into the world that my brother was crafting.

So, I am thankful. I am thankful for the friendship of geeks.