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"Let me sum up."

An annoyingly catchy tune from 1992, Dizz Knee Land by Dada, has been on my mind for the past few days – but with “Dragon Con” substituted for “Disneyland”. 210 more words

Creative Writing

Jealous Because They Only Know One Language

It’s wonderful to know more than one language. You can communicate with so many people. But for those who grew up in the 60s, you maybe more familiar with ”pig Latin.” It’s a change of English. 264 more words


Whether called reboot, reimagining, or remake – there is, at least, one almost guaranteed reaction when Hollywood makes the announcement: There is nearly always complaint by loyal fans of the quintessential (older) version. 496 more words

Creative Writing

Discounted Till We Die

I’m just on the train back from a very interesting (if you are a publisher) Q&A session with James Daunt of Daunt Books and Waterstones (I really miss that apostrophe) fame. 717 more words


RIAM "Bring a Book, Buy a Book" Event: Sat 7th March

Bring a Book, Buy a Book in aid of St Michael’s House

Date and Time: Saturday, 7th March, 2015, 10 am to 3 pm

Place: Red Carpet Area of the RIAM… 113 more words


Gratuities not accepted

The Hell you Say

If only you knew

What I really made

Royalty Shmoyalty

From a Chef to Server

Slopping it About… 42 more words


Go visit a local bookstore day!

I’m decreeing today as “Go visit a local bookstore day”. Which will likely change next time I go to a bookstore.

I like visiting Haslam’s… 32 more words

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