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T2 Trainspotting – 2017

Verdict: 5/10

Sunt trist. Sunt trist pentru că aș fi vrut să pot să îi dau acestui film un scor mai mare. Sunt trist pentru că primul… 592 more words


Double Deckard

In one of my writing groups, it’s almost a running joke that I’ve never seen many popular films that the other members have. So when a friend mentioned that she wanted to see… 297 more words

Books I want to get to soon

As a Busy Student™ I have little time to read and loads and loads of books on my to-read list (don’t we all). And, being very real, most of the books on that list I don’t even really want to read anymore. 670 more words

Crooked Kingdom

Trainspotting Review

In the mid-to-late 80’s, Edinburgh was the heroin capital of the world. After all, it was cheap, impossibly addictive, and everywhere. The city was ravaged by drug culture and the violence, crime and debauched self-interest it spawned. 579 more words


Slang Names for Police Officers

Detective Inspector Hunter Wilson is the main protagonist of my debut crime novel ‘Hunter’s Chase’ that is to be published by Crooked Cat Books on 02.02.2018. 504 more words

Val Penny

Book Review: A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian novel by Anthony Burgess set in a future English society where extreme youth violence is common.

‘He and his gang rampage through a dystopian future, hunting for terrible thrills.’ 298 more words


All Cities Are The Same: An Interview with Irvine Welsh

I am a very awkward half hour early to my scheduled meeting with Irvine Welsh, but when I walk into the coffee shop in a part of Chicago which borders on that fine line between ‘rich’ and ‘yuppie’, I realize it’s only awkward because he is earlier than I am. 3,499 more words