Matt Reads a Thing: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

So in preparation for a project I’m doing (See the Patreon), I decided I needed to (re)read the Secret of NIMH. I’m not sure if I’d read it before, but I had seen the movie a lot, and figured that might count. And I think it does. While the movie went to some random, mystic place, the book did not. The book was really short, actually, with only a few twists. I think it was written to be a really good book for early readers, and that my bafflement at its simplicity is because I was expecting something a bit more, idk, involved.

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Matt Watches a Thing: Macgyver S1E01

Armed with a new Paramount Plus subscription, I’ve started watching Macgyver. And my thought is, “Hey, I should blog my watch through. Get content and all of that. (and get into the habit of quick, pointless blogs, and of writing thing on the daily.

General summary: It was really enjoyable!

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A Week of GameOn: Thoughts from suddenly running 20 hours of Transformers

Man, I need to tell you about my week. On Sunday, I committed to running 20 hours of RPGs for middle school and highschool kids. Boy howdy, did I learn a lot. And here is my attempt to capture my week’s activities, lessons, and reflections. Continue reading “A Week of GameOn: Thoughts from suddenly running 20 hours of Transformers”

Matt’s Media Review – 2022

As this year draws to a close, I’ve been thinking about how I spent my time. Some of it was spent well, some of it not. Can’t help that now.

But as part of this reflection, I’ve been thinking about all the things I’ve read and watched this year that I’ve enjoyed, and I figure that I should make a list so other people can find what I loved. Continue reading “Matt’s Media Review – 2022”