The Tascam DR-40 is a four-track digital recorder that I'm using for
podcasting and game session recording.
2014 science fiction. The mixed human and alien crew members aboard a
wormhole-building ship move from world to world, on their way to the
job that'll let them move into the big time.
I tried to give it a fair shake. Really I did. But systemd has now
annoyed me to the point where I've been removing it from the systems
for which I'm responsible and bringing back sysvinit.
2007 young adult fantasy. Ryan, Chelle and Josh fish some coins out of
the old well, to pay for a bus home. Then things get far too
complicated, far too fast. US vt Well Witched.
This second supplement in a new line deals with the world after the
end of civilisation: friends, foes and environment.
2015 modern fantasy, 10 episodes; the scrappy team of magic-hunting
Librarians fights against a resurrected Prospero who's planning to
remake the world.
1985 mystery; seventh in Muller's series about Sharon McCone, private
investigator in San Francisco. Someone's causing minor troubles for
the inhabitants of a hotel in the Tenderloin, most of them recent
Vietnamese immigrants; Sharon's employed by the Refugee Assistance
Committee to look into it. Then things turn deadly.
2015 slice of life, four short episodes:
"She and Her Cat: Everything Flows". Miyu's cat contemplates their
1861 non-fiction, popular science, transcriptions of early Royal
Institution Christmas Lectures; Faraday starts from the basics of
combustion and goes on to the frontiers of nineteenth-century
This small one-day boardgaming event
happens twice a year in a village hall in Deepest Buckinghamshire, and
has been going for quite a few years. This was my fourth visit.