The Last Few Weeks…

…have been great. Inspiring, relaxing, eye-opening, exciting and everything in-between. I took a week off work with the intention of going away to Barcelona with my girlfriend but decided to take a second week off partly because I had holiday days Read Now …

Andy Weir’s ‘The Martian’, A review – Or: ‘How many potatoes can a man eat on Mars?’

Not since the Mountain faced off against the Red Viper have I felt quite so tense whilst viciously clutching a book between my frail man fingers. I’m tempted to tell you to just read the book. Don’t read this, read Read Now …

David Brin’s ‘Uplift Trilogy’, A review – Or: ‘You had me at intelligent Chimpanzees fighting alien Birds’

How long would it take you to read a book about spacefaring Dolphins, and Chimpanzees at war with giant birds? A week, maybe two? It took me eight months. But that’s because I’m a slow reader. Some time last year Read Now …

Derek, and the adventure of every feeling I own

I go to comedians to laugh, not to cry. But damn it, did Ricky Gervais make me do both.   Derek is a 2 series, 12 piece comedy-drama written and directed by Ricky Gervais. It focuses on protagonist Derek, a mentally Read Now …