Reasons to be cheerful: the five films that will make your (rest of) year

I was hanging up some laundry. Henry was 'helping'. When hanging up laundry, it's important that someone in the team takes on the role of chewing washing machine tablets, and Henry is my guy. Oh my good golly, I thought. (I do think like this; blame Enid Blyton.) I have not set foot outside this … Continue reading Reasons to be cheerful: the five films that will make your (rest of) year

Sleep-Boxing and Sadness (8 + 5)

People suck, sometimes, don’t they? Today I had a day in which people sucked, including myself. I woke up so tired I felt like I’d been sleep-boxing with Christian Bale, and he’d beaten me up good and proper with his Batman muscles. After a long morning, in which I was mostly depressed about the people-sucking … Continue reading Sleep-Boxing and Sadness (8 + 5)