After a pretty dull and devastating 2016 I became determined to make 2017 more interesting and engage myself with human life. So far so good I have been fortunate to meet a new and good friend this year via my yoga class; a woman, 12 years younger than me, just out of a 12 year same-sex […]
The first time I heard of Cabbage was during an interview on BBC Radio Five Live between Christmas and New Year. They sounded young and bored and decried the lack of royalties they receive from Spotify. As reward, no doubt for their appearance on the ‘serious’ talk radio station, one of their songs was played; […]
If you’re in love, great! You have my best wishes, you don’t know how lucky you are. The last time I was truly in love on a February 14th was in 2013 when my marriage to C was strong. Twelve months later it was faltering, 14 months later we separated. That was 2014, it’s two years […]
From the Axholme Brewing Co in Lincolnshire. A very refreshing pale ale.
It’s Monday morning I wake at 4.52am. I make the cardinal error of checking my iPhone – a habit. I check match.com then I check POF followed by Guardian Soulmates. I put the phone down in the dark. I get up to pee, go back to bed. I lie awake for a bit until something mildly stress inducing crosses […]
My new year’s resolution for 2016 was to visit the cinema once a month, yesterday I went to The Island Cinema in St Annes On The Sea for my 3rd visit in as many weeks. So Quentin, watcha got for us? A movie. A movie, eh? What kind of movie? A Western. Ooh, a […]
I have wanted to see this film ever since I read a review in Sight & Sound magazine and also because my forays into the Wuxia genre – House OF Flying Daggers, Hidden Dragon Crouching Tiger – left me hugely satisfied. Last week I directed a Tweet to my nearby independent cinema and Odeon asking why […]