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NEWS: Dates confirmed for the return of Curious Incident...

The National Theatre has confirmed dates and venues for the 2017 tour of its multi-award-winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, … 178 more words


Looking for Community: Oliver Balch’s Under the Tump

My eagle eye for anything related to Hay-on-Wye led me to this book, a memoir of sorts about moving to the Welsh Borders in the search for a sense of community. 1,144 more words

Nonfiction Reviews

Reading in progress - May 2016

Strangely I have been very up to date with my reading lately. As it turns out I don’t have any books that I’m lugging from previous months. 275 more words

Thing Of The Moment

Elementary my dear Watson

I’ve recently returned from a long holiday in France and whilst I did do some writing (honest) a lot of my time was spent reading. I’d loaded my Kindle with a mix of material but I set myself a goal in the first few days of getting through an anthology of the complete collection of Sherlock Holmes stories. 385 more words


On Beige Short Stories

This article over on the Guardian by Mark Haddon is bloody wonderful. It helped me put my finger on something that has been irking me about some short stories I’ve been reading lately. 403 more words

Bookish Things


First of all, I do realise that there does happen to be life outside of these two large islands but for arguments sake, let say there isn’t. 867 more words