I had high expectations for Laura Davis and I was still impressed

Laura Davis was recommended by two of my all time favourite comedians. One, my good friend Jonathan Collins, who I am convinced will be the next Eddie Izzard one day. And the other, the wonderful Tim Ferguson, who is simultaneously one of the funniest comedians I've ever seen and genuinely nicest men I've ever met. … Continue reading I had high expectations for Laura Davis and I was still impressed

Advertisements

I’m finally the kind of person who makes pies from scratch

I absolutely could've been doing this for years. It's ridiculously easy. They're not perfect, but I'm pretty impressed with how they turned out, given I was making up the recipe as I went along. I am currently unable to purchase food and don't have anything I can realistically use for lunch to take to work. … Continue reading I’m finally the kind of person who makes pies from scratch

Postcards From The Edge makes me feel like I know Carrie Fisher so well

I'm usually hesitant when it comes to stories that revolve around a celebrity lifestyle. The balance between fictional characters and people, places and media that exist in the real world is difficult to get right. When the writer does choose to set the story very obviously in the real world, the references get old quite … Continue reading Postcards From The Edge makes me feel like I know Carrie Fisher so well

Tanglewreck is full of fun ideas, badly executed

On the surface of it, Tanglewreck seemed like it would have everything I want in a story. It looked sort of steampunk, with sci fi elements that explored physics and fantasy in near enough equal measure. There were prophecies and ancient pirates and multiverses and creepy old mental hospitals and gruesome human experiments on innocent … Continue reading Tanglewreck is full of fun ideas, badly executed

I don’t like any of the characters in Friends From College, but I think that’s the point

I didn't know much about Friends From College before I started watching it. I'd seen the link for it on Netflix, but it wasn't appealing enough to me to click on it for a little while. In the end, I mostly put it on because I wanted something funny that I didn't need to focus … Continue reading I don’t like any of the characters in Friends From College, but I think that’s the point