Awesome Things

Three Awesome Things: Steampunk Edition

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This is Aurora, a steampunk indie film that was the WINNER – BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE FILM – Comic Con International Independent Film Festival 2013. After his wife is kidnapped by a group of slave traders, Emerson Marks, captain of the airship ‘Aurora’, must fight against all odds in order to rescue her. OMG, that’s the best half […]

Sunday Summary

Sunday Summary and #ROW80 Update

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So the highlight of my week was that I won the costume contest at the Halloween Roller Derby match last night.   I went as a steampunk cowgirl.  SOOO MUCH FUN!  The corset was surprisingly comfortable.  More so than panty hose anyway.  I would be totally okay if this became an acceptable fashion trend.  It’s WAY […]

Musings

Great Internet Radio and More Steampunky Thoughts

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Gracious.  Yesterday was totally one of those catch up days at the office.  Every time I thought I was going to have five minutes to post on…anything, something else came up, so I didn’t post.  Still have much to do today, but nothing like yesterday.  My social calendar has exploded and I had several visits […]

Books

Western Steampunk?

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So this morning during my workout, I read Flash Gold by Lindsay Buroker (which is, as of the time of writing, free on Kindle and is not DRM protected, so easy to convert to other formats).  It’s this really fun little western steampunk set in the Yukon somewhere around the Gold Rush.  I enjoyed it so […]