Curiouser and Curiouser

I spent a month this January studying Theater in London, England.  I visited the British Library where I saw the original, handwritten copy of Alice in Wonderland. 279 more words


Film Set

It was great fun to see the Tall Ships and props (barrels, rope coils, carts) for the Disney filmset ‘Through the Looking Glass’ at Gloucester Docks on Sunday afternoon. 38 more words


Short essay - Lewis Carroll

I decided to publish my short essays on the readings from the Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World course syllabus. The course started on the 1st of June and finished on the 14th of August. 366 more words


What I Learned About Being a Writer From Lewis Carroll Part 2

You Don’t Have to Know Everything

          The Hatter opened his eyes very wide . . . but all he SAID was, “Why is a raven like a writing-desk?”  575 more words

Writing Life

Teddy Bears on Film Sets

Old Teddy Bears love fairy stories as we all know, and amongst their all-time favourites are Peter Pan and Alice In Wonderland.  So, you can imagine I’m sure how excited one of my Old Teddy Bear friends was on Saturday when we went to Gloucester Docks, on the set of the film that is being made there (due out in 2016) called ‘Through The Looking Glass’. 97 more words

Teddy Bears

Gloucester Docks Through the Looking Glass

If you live in Gloucester, unless you have been living under a rock, you have probably heard that there is filming going on at the Docks. 179 more words


Mad Tea Party

I’ve been watching more Lynda videos and getting more inspired to go out and take photos now that school is next week. One of my favorite photographers is concept artist Joel Robison and I saw a photo just a few days ago of a man and some tea cups and while his, of course, were a bit more abstract I LOVED it. 179 more words

Photography & Design