State of the TBR April 2014

Adventures in reading, running and working from home

Apr 2014 whole tbr Here’s the TBR on 1 April and no, that’s not an April Fool and it’s looking quite good, isn’t it. I have taken a couple of big ones off it (more of those in a moment) and I do have a separate pile of Icelandic books for May, but I’m pleased that I’m getting through books and am up to August 2013 in my customary chronological order. There have been a few additions to the end (check out the Book Confessions category to see them all) and I include two recent arrivals at the end of this post. Just to remove any doubt, the end of the front shelf comes with Underground to Everywhere, leaning slightly about half way along.

Apr 2014 current 2It seems that I only finished 6 books in March, however I have been reading these two lovely big substantial books for a little while now. Dorian Lynskey’s “33 Revolutions…

View original post 555 more words

Dayo Okeniyi Lands Role in ‘Terminator’ Reboot

Black America Web

Dayo Okeniyi ( “The Hunger Games” ) has landed a pivotal role in “Terminator: Genesis,” a reboot of the franchise for Skydance Productions and Paramount Pictures. The studios will film three installments, with the second and third films shooting back to back over nine months.

Okeniyi will play a Steve Jobs-type genius named Danny Dyson, who figures heavily into the conclusion of the film, reports He is also the son of the brainiac cyborg developer Miles Dyson, played by Joe Morton in “Terminator 2: Judgment Day.” Young Dyson holds the key to technology development that makes Skynet possible.

The first film gets underway shortly in Louisiana.

The film has a July 1, 2015 release date.

[ione_media_gallery id=”36992″ overlay=”true”]

Like on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.

(Photo Source:

View original post

The Dead Must Die


TDMD is a web series for gamers, by gamers.

Matthew Snyman’s zombie apocalypse was released to the internet on Daily Motion.  My main responsibilities as a crew member included; sound capture, fight choreography, being fed by Matt, voice-over and a few cameo appearances as various zombie artists.

Acting as various zombie artists is so fun I didn’t even mind getting naked for one of them!

So here are some behind the scenes shots from my archive…

Zombie Steve (pre-shooting) Steve in full zombie make up. We’re smiling now because he hasn’t realised the amount of pain he’ll be in later…


Me Zombie Getting that zombie make-up off was evil; it’s like it bonds with your skin! Still, looks cool 😉

Zombie Home Is it over? Can we go home and soak in the bath, then soak in another 3 baths until I’m relatively human again..

You can click on this link to be taken to Matt’s site and…

View original post 44 more words