It’s a risky business, holding people up on pedestals when you’ve never even met them. We all have our heroes; it rarely seems to pay to learn too much. Have you ever had that feeling when you admire someone in public life; idolise them in some way and they let you down? It’s a deep […]Read more "How I’m feeling about Joss Whedon"
So, Grease, West Side Story, My Fair Lady, Dr Horrible, and finally, the last of my favourite musicals that I’m going to dedicate a Monday Music post to: Once More With Feeling There aren’t many TV shows that could pull off having a musical episode. In the wake of Buffy The Vampire Slayer’s success in […]Read more "Monday Music 3 – 2019"
So, I’ve been writing on here for over two years now and I’ve got about 250 posts under my belt, on everything from my hometown to my favourite episodes of various TV shows. Over the two years, I’ve shared more and more on Facebook groups and on Twitter and I’ve noticed certain patterns that echo […]Read more "Misadventures in Fandom! A few observations"
Following on from Angel, time to tackle this one… Buffy: Slayer of, the Vampires. This was hard to narrow down. Really hard. I’ve had to leave out some corkers and I know I’m going to take some flak for it in various quarters. In honesty, though, I’m really happy with the final 10 that I […]Read more "My Top 10 Buffy Episodes"
This is going to be the first of a series of posts I’m going to do, ranking my favourite episodes of my favourite TV shows, like I did with Star trek about 18 months ago. As it’s Christmas (or it was when I started this post), I decided to start with Angel. Angel ran for […]Read more "Top 10 Angel episodes"
I know, the picture above is not a vampire. It’s James Mason. He’s playing Mr Straker in Salem’s Lot. I just couldn’t resist having James Mason up front. So, here’s V, and this might end up reading a little bit more like one of my Taste of Cinema articles, although I’m allowed to give my […]Read more "V is for Vampires (and Val)"
Hi there, It’s my birthday today, March 13th, and I almost share it with a favourite TV show of mine. March 10th, 2017 marked the 20th Anniversary of the start of Joss Whedon’s bold and brilliant Buffy The Vampire Slayer. As a result of this, my Facebook feed started to resemble a Buffy app as just about […]Read more "Monday Music – Birthday Special"