Elijah Lynton

It feels like it has been a long time since I drew and shared any personal artwork. I’ve been itching to get back into the swing of it – accepting the style of art that I do best; busts and concept style ‘stuff’ I’ve also been wanting to delve back into Parrvolis and play some…

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Deliverance Lost – Gav Thorpe

Title: Deliverance LostAuthor: Gav ThorpePublished by: Black LibraryPublication date: 27th December 2011Genre: Science Fiction/WarPages: 469Format: PaperbackSource: Personal Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis The story As the Horus Heresy divides the Imperium, Corax and his few remaining Raven Guard escape the massacre at Isstvan V. Tending to their wounds, the bloodied Space Marines endeavour…

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Scout Sergeant Knives

I wrote about this guy in a previous post. So, if you want to know more about who he is and what this means, then by all means go visit there. I’ll see if I can dig out the old Knives model and share them side by side at some point in the near future!

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Chaplain on a Bike

This model initially intimidated me. I adore Chaplains so I really wanted to do him justice – I mean, he is an epic model – but I wasn’t sure how to go about it. I streamed blocking in the base colours and part way through the process decided that the bike should be read. The…

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When the Bough Breaks – Jonathan Kellerman

Title: When the Bough BreaksAuthor: Jonathan KellermanPublished by: Penguin, Random HousePublication date: April 1st 1985Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 432Format: PaperbackSource: Private Collection Blurb/Synopsis In the first Alex Delaware novel, we meet Dr. Morton Handler who practiced a strange brand of psychiatry. Among his specialties were fraud, extortion, and sexual manipulation. Handler paid for his sins when he was brutally murdered…

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Intercessors

I’ve been working on finishing up a few of the Space Marines as of late, and managed to get the five man squad of intercessors finished off. Why do models always look decent until they’re photographed? I can see so many bits that I missed and really should touch up, but prior to that I…

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The Thursday Murder Club – Richard Osman

Title: The Thursday Murder ClubAuthor: Richard OsmanPublished by: Viking – PenguinPublication date: 3rd Sept 2020Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 400Format: HardbackSource: Private Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep,…

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Knives!!

A rare hobby post appears!! It’s been a while since I felt in the right sort of mood for miniature hobby ‘stuff’ but after being encouraged to Livestream again, I’ve been slowly getting back into it – I think it helps that the kiddo has gone back to school and I can focus a bit…

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The Silkworm – Robert Galbraith

Title:¬†The SilkwormAuthor: Robert GalbraithPublished by:¬†SpherePublication date: June 19th 2014Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages:¬†592Format: HardbackSource: Bury Library Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he has gone off by himself for a few days – as…

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