A true story

A true story

I will start by saying if you are a nerd and have not seen the three “The gamers” movies, then you are depriving yourself of something so amazing. It is only after watching the third movie that I felt compelled to write this blog post. They truly understand many things that are at the heart […]

Light vs Dark: is the dark side of the force truly evil?

Light vs Dark: is the dark side of the force truly evil?

Growing up we are taught there is good and there is evil and as kids, we see things as black and white, right and wrong, good and evil. When we grow enough, we see that the world is grayer than black and white and that there are more stages between good and evil and rarely […]

Oh Captain My Captain

Oh Captain My Captain

If you watch Star Trek, then you are aware of the entertainment of the Star Fleet Captain. There have been many over the years, including Kirk, Picard, Sisko, Janeway and Archer. These larger than life people hold the life and death of their ships and sometimes the galaxy in their hands. Each has something about […]

The Christian Copy

The Christian Copy

I have been a Christian all my life and I want to start by saying that I am not against Christianity in any way, with that said; why do most movies and TV shows made as “Christian Alternatives” suck? Maybe sucked is too harsh of a word but I still feel like using it. I […]

Star Trek: A fight for equality

Star Trek: A fight for equality

I am very lucky to have amazing friends and one of the great things we have is a weekly ritual we call Star Trek Sunday. Every Sunday we get together and watch episodes of Star Trek from across all the various incarnations. I have made a video featuring it a while back click here to […]

Nerds, Who Are We?

Nerds, Who Are We?

In my blog and even in my name I heavily bank on the word nerd, this word is as easy to nail down as Jello. I think the word has different meanings to different people, some people when they call on the image of a nerd they think of someone to the kin of Steve […]

One upping yourself

One upping yourself

I think it’s wonderful when we can one up our self, to quote the wise Albus Dumbledore “It was one of my more brilliant ideas, and between you and me, that’s saying something.” It will be a sad day when I can no longer top the things I have done in my life. We all […]

Good can come from bad

Good can come from bad

You never know what will come from the events in your life, sometimes a bad experience can lead to better things in the future. We never know where this path leads; maybe the path that starts off rocky has the better pay off. I have just such a story for you today. So last year […]

Writing without a road map

Writing without a road map

In November of last year, I completed something that I thought I would never be able to do, I wrote a 50,000 word novel… well a first draft of one anyways. It was part of a competition called NaNoWRiMo or National Novel Writing Month but most people just call it NaNo for short. In this […]