Welcome to My Blog

Hello and welcome to my blog. Here you will find musings on various topics from video games to mental health to fatherhood.

These thoughts are my own and I should probably warn you that not all posts are totally safe for work!

How Writing Saved My Life

I’ve always been a big reader and have often dreamed about becoming a writer, but I never imagined that writing would one day save my life.

Well, perhaps that’s a little melodramatic, but it is definitely true that writing about my experiences enabled me to process what I’d been going through and allowed me to finally recover after years of struggling with depression, anxiety and insomnia. (more…)

Review – XCOM: Chimera Squad (Part 1)

I haven’t done a game review in a while, mainly because I don’t play games close to their release dates any more. They’re just too expensive and I’ve had too many disappointments in the past. However, I not only bought XCOM: Chimera Squad soon after it was released, but I also feel qualified to comment on it, given my history with the series.