Books & Me…and a little Review of ‘Renegades’ by Marissa Meyer

From time to time, I’m going to put up non-spoilery book reviews of books I’ve been reading and have enjoyed. There’s a reason for me doing this… On the eve of 2020, a mere 5 months ago, I made a New Year’s Resolution. It was a simple one. Nothing earth-shattering – just a pledge to…

Saturday Night at the Movies?

This lockdown has been a bit of a blessing for me personally. I honestly don’t want that to sound like I’m belittling the trouble that others are having, or the people who have suffered or died as a result of Covid19. This is purely a speculation on how this period of quarantine has affected me…

May The Fourth Be With You… Or Not?

So, it’s that day of the year when we celebrate all things Star Wars. And now that I’ve spent the day teasing my Star Wars-loving work colleague by changing my Skype avatar to the Battlestar Galactica logo, I suppose I’d better actually talk about something vaguely Star Warsian… If that’s even a word? I’m going…

Lockdown…how are YOU doing?

If you’ve been reading along with my blog for the past few months, you know that I’ve been pretty vocal about stress, anxiety, and mental illness as a whole. It’s important to me that I openly talk about what ails my addled brain. Perhaps it’s because of my own journey, but anything related to this…

The Isolated Writer

I don’t do topical subjects very often, but as the UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer said today… “These are unprecedented times.” Which calls for unprecedented measures. So, today I’m going to talk about the two horrifying pandemics that have embraced the globe. Pandemic #1 – COVID-19 Or the Coronavirus to those who don’t think of…