Looking Back At My Week

Firstly I’m just going to say that I know I haven’t blogged much this last week but I’ve been struck down with a cold,again! And something has sprung up this week which has thrown me off my pace a little. Hopefully though ill be able to get back into my stride this coming week.

My writing has been non-existent this week. I’ve been at work all week so with this God damned cold I’ve been getting home and all but passing out. Work has been very busy so I’ve been saving my energy for that.

I have done a lot of reading though. I finished Haywire by Justin R. Macumber (http://www.justinmacumber.com/) I really enjoyed this one, it got a 4-Star review from me. There are some really good characters, the story is interesting and fresh. I’ve not seen much like this before. I found it slowed just a little in the middle a bit but not enough to pull out of the story.
I would love to see more from this universe because I found it really fascinating.

I was going to read the second Hunger Games book but I might dive into the first collection of the Judge Dredd Comics that Tracie brought me 😀

Movie wise I watched The Smurfs movie, which was a lot better then I thought it was going to be. In fact I laughed a hell of a lot watching it. The Exorcism Of Emily Rose was a totally different kettle of fish but what a movie! And last night me and Tracie went and saw Scary Movie 5, it was okay but nothing special. There were laugh out loud moments but nothing that was memorable, it was a very throw away movie.

I got hold of the Mass Effect Trilogy for Xbox 360 last week, I started playing it and got a little bit of the way through but then got that cold back but hopefully I’ll find a little time to dive into it again this week. It seems like it has a really deep and engaging universe to play in.

It’s Monday!

This is a new week, I started it off feeling really energised and the day has not sapped all of that. Despite it being Monday I have not had that Monday feeling. I have been very busy at the day job and did get a lot done. Tonight has not been as productive as I would have liked but I’ve had a couple of unexpected bits and pieces to sort out but I’m going to try and get a quick half an hour at least done of Project Apollo. At the moment me and Owen are both doing a read through to see where it went wrong so we can fix it 🙂

I brought the three Mass Effect games at the weekend in a set and I fancy getting started on those tonight, but only once I’ve done a little work.

Ill end this post by saying a quick R.I.P to former Prime Minister, Baroness Margaret Thatcher.