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Buying A House, Part 6

Dan is handed keys and a bottle of sparkling wine by Mark, the estate agent.

The epic conclusion to the Buying A House series, in which Alec comes over and helps Dan, Ruth, JTA and Matt move an incredible amount of furniture and boxes from New Earth to their new house: Greendale. Continue reading

Buying a House, Part 1

A very pink attic bedroom.

Dan, Ruth, and JTA are looking for a new house, and their first opportunity to buy a home. Dan discovers that it’s an intimidating experience to offer up huge sums of money for a home! Continue reading

Hello 2013: Goodbye 2012

Ruth's pregnancy test, showing "pregnant".

In a belated blog post, Dan looks back on 2012, and describes it as one of the hardest years of his life. Continue reading

Conference Preparations

Checking the timetable while I wait for inspiration to strike me about what to say about the "engagement" responsibilities of a Three Rings Administrator.

Dan is swamped with Three Rings work: even though he’s finished working on Milestone: Jethrik, he’s being kept busy with preparing for this weekend’s Three Rings Conference. Continue reading

Three Parties

Matthew and Katherine cut the cake in the garden of the Quaker Meeting House.

After three consecutive weekends of parties, it’s no wonder than Dan’s so tired. Andy’s birthday, Earth’s Summer Party, and a wedding. Continue reading

New Computer #2 – Dana


Dana is the second of the two new computers Dan’s acquired this month. She’s tiny, reasonably-powerful, and uses almost no electricity. Continue reading

New Computer #1 – Tiffany2


This weekend, Dan built a new computer – Tiffany2 – to replace his aging media centre box. Continue reading



This blog post is about Marmite. Continue reading

A Vintage Murder


Dan reviews the Earthlings’ last Murder Mystery Night, a quiet affair entitled A Vintage Murder. Continue reading

Spirit of the Century

Dan and the other Earthlings play “Spirit of the Century”, a roleplaying game set in the style of the pulp novels of the early 20th century. Continue reading