Like most other people in their mid-twenties, I was brought up watching Sabrina The Teenage Witch. That is, my mother loved it and watched it religiously, and I simply happened to be in the room to watch it with her. Around 6 months ago, I found a DVD of Season 2 of the original Sabrina… Continue reading Review: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
(If you want to read Part One of my series on the Golden State Killer, you can read it >here<!) June 18th 1976. Sacramento county, California. 4am. A young woman wakes suddenly to find a young man watching her from her bedroom door. Her first thought is that it’s her Dad. Then she realises:… Continue reading TRUE CRIME TUESDAY #2 – East Area Rapist/Original Night Stalker/Golden State Killer Part 2
Those of you who know me even slightly will know that I LOVE true crime, whether that's documentaries, books or endless reddit threads. Therefore, it makes sense that I find some way to interweave this one weird interest into my blog. That said, I'm stuck as to how to do this. Do I just re-tell… Continue reading True Crime Tuesday: How I Became Obsessed by True Crime: Part One EARONS; Visalia Ransacker; Golden State Killer
Not least because coming up with new, lengthy content is hard, but also because I've always liked the idea of alliterative blog posts for the days of the week, I've come up with the concept of a 'thankful Thursday' where I just talk briefly about something that I like, and all the ways it makes… Continue reading Thanks To…#Coffee
It's been a long, long time since I've written a favourites post, hasn't it? I debated doing a 'summer' favourites instead, but honestly, I didn't want to tax my brain trying to remember back to May! Also, I've been so dirt poor these last six months that I haven't really been trying out new things.… Continue reading August Favourites
When you work in the book industry, it's really easy to constantly get sucked into the NEW publishing - whether that's advanced reading copies of books not out yet or the things arriving in deliveries every day - and, eventually, it begins to feel like you're just eating fast food every day. Instead of reading,… Continue reading How I’m Finally Starting To Read For FUN (Again).
I was halfway through writing this post when I remembered that Twitter doubled their character allowance to 280 sometime last year, but there’s something so challenging about creating these super short reviews that I decided to keep the 140 (or less) versions in. Also, not going to lie, it meant a much shorter blog post… Continue reading Old School Twitter-Style Reviews – Reviews in Less Than 140 Characters