Monthly Archives: April 2007

We want……. A SHRUBBERY!!!!

is this the return of The Knights Who Say Ni???? No!  This is the movie – “Pathfinder” – Ridley Scott does Monty Python! Vikings arrive in America.  Wearing Monty Python helmets.  And riding… HORSES. so much wrong. This is the … Continue reading

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Prosecution for Sodomy at the beginning of the 19th Century” by D Harvey – Thoughts

I’ve managed to get my mitts on a the most wonderful academic essay – “Prosecution for Sodomy at the beginning of the 19th Century” by  D Harvey (from The Historical Journal Vol 21 No 4 Dec 1978) pp 939-948) and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday and !! I hope you have a great day. Two new and lovely reviews for Standish and one not so. villainslair loved it. katjak liked it a lot, had some queries (which I hope to address tonight with … Continue reading

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The Charioteer. I wish that I had someone in my life who I could sit down and talk to about this book, face to face, I don’t know anyone in real life who’s rad it. It had such a profound … Continue reading

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International Pixel-stained Technopeasant Day!

Don’t know what that is?  Go and read here to find out. Here’s my contribution as celebration. A complete short story: Hubris (Fantasy/Allegory) Oh and more importantly of course – HAPPY ST GEORGE’S DAY! It’s good to be English!

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Going to BED.

Only nine but am ready to go to bed, I’ve done precisely nothing this weekend except read and sit in front of the laptop waiting for sometihng interesting to happen and I feel disgusted with myself. I have three short … Continue reading

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dies of the giggles

I’m sure they will miss me. ‘What will your obituary say?’ at QuizGalaxy.com

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Yes yes, spammage – Delia’s Way

But  just sent me this and I had to share.  For all you (NOT) superwomen out there, or Handy household tips for the modern  woman. (Delia refers to one of our Cooking Gurus, Delia Smith) Delia’s Way:  Stuff a miniature … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – Daleks in Manhattan

Best line this week: (not correct but it’s near enough) Showgirl: You’ve got a good one in your forward looking fella in the trenchcoat Martha: Oh no. We’re not… together Tallula: Aw come on, I’ve seen the way you look … Continue reading

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Impressed/Not Impressed post

Unimpressed in a giggly way: Vadrial Vail by Vincent Virga I loved Gaywyck, I didn’t see the purple it was accused of, but Virga goes completely off the edge with VV.  Here’s a snippet and I’ll say no more about … Continue reading

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