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Indescribable! #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 41, the writing prompt is:

My Blogging Inspiration

This topic leaves me scratching my head, uncertain what is meant. 391 more words

Effing Feline

When WW1 came to East Africa

As we approach Armistice Day, it’s become something of a blog tradition for me to write some posts related to WW1.   I thought this time to pick a little bit of an unusual subject and a little discussed arena in the war, East Africa. 983 more words


A Review Of: The African Queen (1951)

When going into a bad situation, it’s good to have the same attitude as one of the lead characters (Charlie Allnut) in The African Queen… 694 more words

Movies With Mallory

Prism at the Hampstead Theatre review ****


Hampstead Theatre, 14th September 2017

Full disclosure. I love Terry Johnson’s plays. The marrying of “high” and “popular” culture themes and structures, the mix of humour and, as he calls it “brainy stuff, the abrupt lurches in tone: all this works for me. 998 more words


The African Queen (1951)

“I don’t know why the Germans would want this God-forsaken place.”

‘The African Queen’, directed by John Huston in 1951, is an American adventure movie starring Katharine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart. 241 more words


The African Queen Bluray

One of the joys of being both a tech nerd and a film lover is that every once in a while you get to see one of your favourite films released in the best possible technical quality of the day. 927 more words