What’s coming up in ….. October 2021

I seem to have created a busy month for myself in October but I can't really complain as we have decided not to go on holiday as we normally would (we didn't last year for obvious reasons) so it's nice to have other things going on.... Image = wallpaper from VladStudio Pre-orders - new books … Continue reading What’s coming up in ….. October 2021

My Week | 7 July (with added pig)

I haven't referred to this as an update on my reading week because I haven't actually done much reading, for which I blame Wimbledon. Sporting distraction will be made much worse by the advent of the Tour de France which started yesterday but that is much more manageable because I tend to only watch the … Continue reading My Week | 7 July (with added pig)

My Week | Out & About & Mini-Reviews

This time last week we were celebrating the Book God's birthday, and those celebrations extended into the Monday when we travelled to Brighton so that we could visit the Royal Pavilion. Now we're back to old clothes and porridge as they say (in a stronger Scottish accent) where I come from. More on Brighton later, … Continue reading My Week | Out & About & Mini-Reviews

Sunday Salon | 2 June 2019

Here we are almost halfway through the year and as I write this #20BooksOfSummer is kicking off, though there is the small matter of finishing the book I'm in the middle of at the moment before I can start participating properly. A deliberate choice of angle and not the result of a French Martini Last … Continue reading Sunday Salon | 2 June 2019

My Week in Review – 26 May

Not much reading done but immersed myself in several projects, a couple of trips and avoiding spoilers about Game of Thrones, closely followed by avoiding enraged GoT fans on Twitter. For the record, I thought the finale was absolutely fine but would have liked the series to have had a few more episodes - everything … Continue reading My Week in Review – 26 May