Decided to do something different for a change of pace. I was walking the boy down to the park yesterday and happened upon some big rolls of pipework. It reminded me of something so I took a photo and set to work on Photoshop. My skills with this are not exactly great, but I […]Read more "Saturday Night Photoshop"
So, after 8,000 words of Book 2 that came spilling out of me with such ease, I hit a brick wall this week. Chapter 3 started with a very nice paragraph that I was very happy with and then ground unceremoniously to a halt. Worse than that, in fact. The words kept coming but I […]Read more "Brick Walls"
A nice bit of the master, John Williams, for this week. Enjoy Rey’s Theme. I like its originality coupled with the subtle references to earlier films.Read more "Monday Music 4 – 2017"
Hello there, It’s been a while, but tonight was the perfect opportunity to get into another episode of Blake’s 7, followed hopefully by a bit of Deadly Premonition on the XBox. I’ve been busy working on my second book and the stuff I’ve been doing for tasteofcinema.com but I thought it was long past time […]Read more "Rewatching Blake’s 7 – Season 2 – Episode 2"
Here’s a link to my latest article for Tasteofcinema.com. Hope you enjoy it. http://www.tasteofcinema.com/2017/11-reasons-why-brick-is-a-modern-classic-of-american-cinema/Read more "New Article"
Just a quick note. I’ve been told by someone who shall remain nameless that I left a spaceship off my Top 50 list that should have been included. Here it is, Button Moon rocket at number 53. I can’t say it’s a masterpiece, being that it consists of a tin of beans, a funnel and […]Read more "How could I forget?"
Back at the coffee house for a couple of hours this morning to carry on with the story. I was very happy with Chapter 1 and where it ended up. Now I’m back into Paul’s world to see where he’s got to in the last few months #visitinghours RichardRead more "Sunday Writing"