Mothers Day Tribute to My Mum

Here in Scotland, it is Mothers Day or Mothering Sunday if you prefer. I want to take this opportunity to thank my longsuffering mum for all she has done for me over the years. My mum is one of the most generous and compassionate people you could ever hope to meet. The kind of woman... Continue Reading →


Breaking Point

I have a bit of a confession. For the last two months, I have had really conflicting feelings about this blog. I say this rather frequently, but it is true, Nerd Rambles is my pride and joy. However, it's getting to the point that I am struggling to make time to write content twice a... Continue Reading →

Preparing for adventure

Have you ever agreed to do something only to realise that you have jumped head first into the deep end? I'm in that position right now. You see, after last weeks session of D&D, I asked my Dungeon Master Thomas if I could possibly run a one-shot some day. Not only was he up for... Continue Reading →

Farewell, Murder Gecko!

On Tuesday a very bittersweet session of D&D marked the end of an era. Nine months ago two classmates and I set up a group, later named Fates Folly, with someone I hadn't met before. The man, the myth, the Murder Gecko, Øystein. Øystein is not only one of the best actors I have ever met... Continue Reading →

Shunned Scotland

Rant time, lads. Strap in. Two days ago was Burns night, a time to celebrate our most famous poets Robert Burns. To anyone reading this who isn't Scottish, ever heard of Tam O Shanter? The guy who peeped into a party of monsters, catcalled a witch and fled for his life only just getting away?... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas Everyone!

Just two days to go until Christmas! While I ranted about how much the run-up to the holiday is horrible for me, I still love Christmas. My Christmas Spirit doesn't kick in until Christmas Eve but once it does it is here to stay. Christmas is chaotic in my house. This year 32 members of... Continue Reading →

Frostbitten Burnout

I have written a few personal articles here and there and while I debated whether or not to open up online about some topics due to the kind words and support that I received I have decided that I will continue to open up on my blog. Which brings me to the topic at hand.... Continue Reading →

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