A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John‘s breakthrough years. Taron Egerton • Jamie Bell • Richard Madden I would happily of swerved this biopic had my friend Helen not been so excited about it. Her anticipation… Read More ›


Every so often (very often) I become a master procrastinator. I may have a list of 78 things that simply must be done RIGHT NOW but there I am gazing at my navel and wondering who would play me in… Read More ›

Fall Anthems

I’m a lazy toad at the best of times but there is one physical activity that is totally my jam and that’s walking in the Autumn. It harks back to my time living alone in Vancouver, a very introspective period… Read More ›


Here we are, back to work, back to reality. The diet chat is rife, people are returning to the gyms with their tails between their legs and boy don’t we know it. The mince pies have been cleared away and… Read More ›

40 Songs

40 songs from the soundtrack of my life. King of Wishful Thinking – Go West // Hometown Glory – Adele Ironic – Alanis Morisette // Stronger Than Me – Amy Winehouse Shine – Years & Years // Glory Box – Portishead You’re… Read More ›

Weekly Digest #6

The things I’m digging this week. *Contains mild spoilers for Insecure & Game of Thrones, if you’re not up to date* Tom of Finland (2017) IMDB Synopsis: Award-winning filmmaker Dome Karukoski brings to screen the life and work of one… Read More ›