Reading has not exactly been my strong point over the last couple of years but with my mind increasingly clear and able to focus I hope 2017 will be the year of getting back into it. So I started simple with something that did not involve too much thought in terms of uncommon words, phrases […]
So many people seem to have read Frankenstein, or at least sections of it, during their time at school. I never watched a film version of it either, to my knowledge, so my thoughts on it were completely skewed. It somehow managed to pass me by and I only ever knew of it because of […]
The first thing I ever really focussed on writing about was books. I did book reviews and discussed issues that books raised or were raging on in the book community over on one of my old blogs (that is now well hidden). It is also where I first got a real ‘journalism break through’ as […]
This books might not seem to fit in eith my usual posts but hang on with me as it makes me think about lifestyle and mental health quite a lot. There is something about snooker that fascinates me. I cannot play snooker or pool for the life of me as my hand just struggles to […]
Browsing through a local library gives you a chance to find some real gems and interesting pieces. Sometimes it can be finding a book on something you are fascinated by but want to know more or on something you have never heard about but really captures your interest. During a hunt through the fashion and […]
So I know this book by Lisa Chaney came out back in 2011 but until now I’ve never really had the time to read it or being able to get hold of it. But back in Monday I was having to spend some time in the library (long story as to why) and as soon […]
Comfort really is a cookbook that allows you to escape traditional winter recipes for something more exciting.