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Guild Wars 2

Cub has been busy playing a new mmorpg called Guild Wars 2. Cub has played Guild Wars 1 years ago and was very disappointed in it. Better left unsaid. The newer version is a huge improvement from the older version in many ways. It has all the elements of other combat-fantasy-medieval type mmorpgs, except for… Continue reading Guild Wars 2

Art & Needlecrafts

A Home-made Note Card

A first for everything...a home-made note card for a celebrity serving his mandatory military service, with simple well-wishes inside. OK, not hand...paw...drawn..totally GIMPed! It may never reach him if too many others also send at same time or it gets lost on the way -- it is about luck.



An honorable mention: Discworld universe. Books? Perhaps cub's paws are too busy doing other stuff, like playing computer games, to be reading. So instead of books!  This cub has purchased most, if not all, of Terry Pratchett's (1948 - 2015) Discworld series from Audible. Audio books are great for multi-sensory fun -- listening to… Continue reading Discworld


About the blog

Current theme: Shoreditch (free WordPress theme) Emojis: Emojipedia Logo created from: Flaming Text Images from: Pixabay A trusty, possibly rusty, Nikon CoolPix L20 digital camera used for all personal photos: For folks who want to blog, you can read about the reasons for a personal blog here:  15 Reasons I Think You Should Blog Blogging… Continue reading About the blog

Games · Uncategorized


What is a MMORPG? Fancy name for an online computer game...that's what! Massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) are a combination of role-playing video games and massively multiplayer online games in which a very large number of players interact with one another within a virtual world. Other MMORPGs the cub has tried in the past… Continue reading MMORPGs


Thomas Kinkade Art

Mmmmmmm. Peace and love makes cub purrrr.... Starving artist? Not Thomas Kinkade. (1958 - 2012) The Painter of Light. Thomas Kinkade painted sceneries that were breathtakingly cheerful and serene. Although his paintings were criticized as kitschy and overly commercialized, they sold worldwide.   Giddy cub! Thomas Kinkade mugs and art on sale!! I ordered these… Continue reading Thomas Kinkade Art


World of Warcraft

For the most part, World of Warcraft won out as the longest MMORPG I have ever played. Even though the very first subscription based MMORPG I played was The Sims Online, it got boring really quickly, What is fun about a MMORPG? Mainly questing (i.e. adventuring)...and killing stuff...which is what tiger cubs grow up to… Continue reading World of Warcraft