In tribute to: Angelina Jolie

Continuing my string of tribute posts to the living, I’d like to talk today about Angelina Jolie. I think she’s amazing and that’s not in a gushing fangirl kind of way. I say it from a place of deepest respect and utmost admiration. Being a celebrity is as much of a curse as it is…

On reading and writing in colour

This is just going to be a short post, but something weird happened while I was reading a book the other day and I thought it worthy of comment because I think it might spark an interesting and thought-provoking discussion. When I’m reading I visualise the story in very general terms. I don’t picture faces…

Book Review – Outlander 3, 4 & 5

I’ve just been tearing through the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon at a rate of knots so this time I’m reviewing 3 books at once, 3 – 5. I have to be honest up front and say that I didn’t enjoy these as much as I did the first two. It’s not because they’re badly…