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So Almost Idle is coming along very nicely, with almost 300 games currently list...

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 12:22
So Almost Idle is coming along very nicely, with almost 300 games currently listed. I'm still hoping to expand the community further, as there has been little activity in the tutorials or forums sections of the site, but I expect with time that will improve.

If you haven't check it out, have a look now!


Almost Idle | The Home of Incremental Gaming
www.almostidle.com
Kittens Game is a text-based incremental/idle village simulation browser game.

Wow, it's been a while! Check out my latest project, Almost Idle. A community dr...

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:20
Wow, it's been a while! Check out my latest project, Almost Idle. A community driven depository of incremental/idle/clicker games with amazing social media integration!


Almost Idle | The Home of Incremental Gaming
www.almostidle.com
Almost Idle provides a community driven catalogue of incremental, idle, and clicker games, supporting the largest interactive list in the world.

The Thomas the Tank Engine Train Shed in Sydney's west is unfortunately closing...

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 23:07
The Thomas the Tank Engine Train Shed in Sydney's west is unfortunately closing down due to the airport that is planned to be built nearby. Please share their page or this post and help spread the word. This fantastic attraction needs to be saved! They can't afford to relocate on their own and without help, they will disappear.


The Train Shed

Thomas the Tank Engine Train Rides with Thomas, Toby, James, Percy, Mavis and Gordon, in Sydney.

Check out the latest build of my game, Settlement, here! Still in development. H...

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 22:19
Check out the latest build of my game, Settlement, here! Still in development. Http://www.almostidle.com/Games/Settlement/game.html


Settlement: Click to the moon!
www.almostidle.com
Settlement combines the addictive nature of incremental clickers with the complex, head scratching strategic play of real-time strategy games. You take control of a civilisation in its youth, lead it from simple nomadic wanderers through the ages, establishing settlements as you go, with the ultimat…

Check out the latest dev release of my first game at www.almostidle.com/Games/S...

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 19:30
Check out the latest dev release of my first game at

www.almostidle.com/Games/Settlement/game.html

Make sure you visit the FAQ for the getting started guide!


Settlement: Click to the moon!
www.almostidle.com
www.almostidle.com/Games/Settlement/game.html

For those of you on the Author Megasheet, I've added an entry into the Resources...

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 17:30
For those of you on the Author Megasheet, I've added an entry into the Resources tab for my web development. Bargain prices for Megasheet members!

Additionally, I'm currently working out the kinks in a plan to develop a site to host Javascript/HTML5 games. Updates to come!

In my time off after the birth of my daughter, I'm taking what spare moments I h...

Fri, 03/07/2014 - 20:13
In my time off after the birth of my daughter, I'm taking what spare moments I have to design a javascript game. Hoping to have it online in a month or so, looking forward to hearing everyone's thoughts on it.

For young authors, starting out can be daunting. I've offered some of my tips here.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 16:55
For young authors, starting out can be daunting. I've offered some of my tips here.


Writing Methodology: How do you start? | S. J. Vellenga
www.sjvellenga.com
Born into a life of witchcraft and magic, Alatya Pela was destined to find a powerful place in the ranks of Kryall. This was not her first destination, however, as she had spent several years studying the arts under the ancient witches of Gorahn, honing her skills for her eventual position in the co...

Finally finished my first review, Kindle Direct Publishing. Overall, I'm not imp...

Wed, 02/12/2014 - 20:07
Finally finished my first review, Kindle Direct Publishing. Overall, I'm not impressed. What about you? Have I missed something?


Distributor Review: Kindle Direct Publishing | S. J. Vellenga
www.sjvellenga.com
Born into a life of witchcraft and magic, Alatya Pela was destined to find a powerful place in the ranks of Kryall. This was not her first destination, however, as she had spent several years studying the arts under the ancient witches of Gorahn, honing her skills for her eventual position in the co...

I've just about finished fine-tuning my website, and I'm ready to start my next...

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 21:06
I've just about finished fine-tuning my website, and I'm ready to start my next project. Find out more info on my website.


Streamlining | S. J. Vellenga
www.sjvellenga.com
Born into a life of witchcraft and magic, Alatya Pela was destined to find a powerful place in the ranks of Kryall. This was not her first destination, however, as she had spent several years studying the arts under the ancient witches of Gorahn, honing her skills for her eventual position in the co...

Wow, what a rise in activity! It's great to see everyone from The Author Megashe...

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 17:58
Wow, what a rise in activity! It's great to see everyone from The Author Megasheet turning up! For all the new faces, please check out my books and my other project, Swift Web Design. If any of you kind folks from the megasheet need something made up, I'm sure we can make a deal.


Swift Web Design
Web design specializing in small business and personal pages (including authors, artists and musicians). Get in touch for pricing and quotes.

Starting to streamline the website. A big job, but it should make it run a bit b...

Sat, 02/01/2014 - 13:58
Starting to streamline the website. A big job, but it should make it run a bit better.

Everything should now be up to date. Listings have been removed from Kobo and iB...

Tue, 01/28/2014 - 18:11
Everything should now be up to date. Listings have been removed from Kobo and iBooks and a free day has already begun on Amazon, so head on over and check it out!

I've decided to remove my kobo and iBooks listings in preference of amazon. The...

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 00:18
I've decided to remove my kobo and iBooks listings in preference of amazon. The delisting process has already started, and should be completed in the next 24 hours. On the plus side, this enables me to provide both free and discounted periods through amazon.

Wow, another week has blown by already! I've been giving out free copies of Kri...

Fri, 01/17/2014 - 06:49
Wow, another week has blown by already! I've been giving out free copies of Kri this week in return for reviews. If anyone is interested, drop me a line!

It's been a week since I've posted anything, but don't think I'm being lazy! The...

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 20:16
It's been a week since I've posted anything, but don't think I'm being lazy! The website for my cover artist is up and running, and you can check it out at www.espekart.com


Welcome to eSpekArt | eSpekArt
www.espekart.com
Art forms such as sketching and drawing are my preferred style of art, though I do not limit myself to such things. I experiment in other forms, including painting, ink, and cutouts, all of which are demonstrated here.

This year is going to be a big one. Three novels, a business and a social media...

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:47
This year is going to be a big one. Three novels, a business and a social media network. Better get cracking!

Happy new year everyone! Big plans for this one, let's hope I can pull it all off!

Tue, 12/31/2013 - 22:36
Happy new year everyone! Big plans for this one, let's hope I can pull it all off!

Busy busy busy today! The first excerpt from "The Removal" is available. Check i...

Sun, 12/29/2013 - 21:26
Busy busy busy today! The first excerpt from "The Removal" is available. Check it out at the link below.


S. J. Vellenga
sjvellenga.com
Born into a life of witchcraft and magic, Alatya Pela was destined to find a powerful place in the ranks of Kryall. This was not her first destination, however, as she had spent several years studying the arts under the ancient witches of Gorahn, honing her skills for her eventual position in the co...

Now available on the Australian amazon store. I can't even remember when that ha...

Sun, 12/29/2013 - 14:48
Now available on the Australian amazon store. I can't even remember when that happened, happy surprise!


Kri (The Immortal Tales)
www.amazon.com.au
'Over a thousand years ago, the last of the werewolves were vanquished by their vampire brethren. Upon their defeat, the surviving creatures sealed themselves away in tombs spread throughout the world or Dryas to await their calling. While they slept, the remnants of their enemy's followers grew ...

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