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Under the Skin

I listened with interest and deep concentration to a podcast as I drove the 300 miles home from the funeral. My cousin had recommended it. It was Russell Brand’s ‘Under the Skin’ in which he interviewed clinical psychologist, Jordan Peterson. 416 more words

Fond Farewells: MAC MV3 Fragrance

This month saw me waving goodbye to an old friend – my MAC Creations MV3 fragrance.

Our relationship began back in 2005/2006 at the MAC counter in Selfridges, Manchester. 144 more words


Happy birthday to the editor, and RIP Harry Dean Stanton

Oh Leia! The princess perils of partying!

It’s my birthday today and I’m a little hungover – not from partying you understand; yesterday I worked my third eleven-hour shift in a row, and then spent five hours working on my novel way into the wee hours (Way Into the Wee Hours is not the title of it by the way). 254 more words


Martin Landau, George A. Romero, Jodie Whittaker

Two big screen adieus and a small screen hello, as TVTA learns that movie director George A. Romero has died aged 77. Romero is famous for bringing zombies to cinema. 149 more words

Doctor Who

RIP Adam West, my first Batman

First thought, shit no! Then a smile because he was my Batman as a kid and somedays you just can't get rid of a bomb!

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