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A Colourful Interlude

On returning to my blog, statistics inform me that it has been 12 days since my last post. On completion of Assignment One I decided to take a week to step back from the course to rejuvenate. 596 more words


And five more poems

Five more chosen poems, this time chosen by Alan

My first poem is Leisure by Welsh poet W. H. Davies (1911). This was anthologized often, and it was regularly quoted to me as a schoolchild. 497 more words


My Top Ten Most Influential Directors

As an aspiring filmmaker, I have many influences who inspire me. These are my top ten directors who have impacted me in some way. Feel free to click on the film stills for their trailers/clips. 533 more words


25 Essential Punk Rock Movies

Penelope Spheeris’ legendary The Decline of Western Civilization trilogy finally saw home video release this week — and, in case you hadn’t noticed, everyone at Flavorwire… 3,034 more words


The Raft of the Medusa

The raft of the medusa

Amazing film to accompany Simon Armitage’s radio 4 drama. Worth clicking the link.



(My 100 favorite albums in chronological order: #23 – released June 16, 1986. Originally posted on Kriofske Mix, 1/23/2015.)

Track listing: The Queen Is Dead (Take Me Back To Dear Old Blighty) / Frankly Mr. 1,704 more words

100 Albums