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Bah, humbug!

Yesterday, I finally (despite what the title of this post might suggest) got into the Christmas spirit by watching (or rather marvelling at) the legend Jim Broadbent on stage in A Christmas Carol. A Christmas Carol is a well known … Continue reading

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#47 Original Over Remake (#54)

Today I finished reading my 54th book of the year, and 38th of the 2015 Reading Challenge (#47 A play): ‘Antigone’ by Jean Anouilh. This marked the second book for my MA English, which I have to compare directly with the original … Continue reading

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#65 J.K. Rowling Strikes Again (#53)

On October 20th (yesterday) my most anticipated book of the year was released: “Career of Evil” by Robert Galbraith. The first two chapters were released early in audio format, so I listened to them on Monday in preparation for downloading … Continue reading

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Movie Month 2013 (Yearly Roundup)

Since ‘Movie Month’ has been a running feature since September, I thought I’d do an end-of-year round up. In alphabetical order, here are all the movies I’ve watched since September and their ratings: Battle Royale (**) Breakout (*) Despicable Me … Continue reading

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Movie Month (December)

‘Tis the season to be… Sick. Unfortunately from Saturday 30th November right through until Tuesday 10th December, I was ill. Not continuously “stay in bed 24 hours a day ill,” but flitting between that and feeling marginally ok for 6-8 … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Well, the month is up, and what an interesting month it has been: advent, some personal family drama, breaking up for Christmas/the end of the first semester of my second year, Christmas shopping, my 20th birthday, seeing JLS in concert, … Continue reading

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Movie Month and Ramblings (November)

You may remember last month that I was moaning about my disgusting workload. I’m glad to say that I’ve got a lot of it out of the way, and the rest of it has been extended! The additional one other … Continue reading

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