Category Archives: television

The Ghost Monument: Doctor Who Reviewed

It doesn’t matter how many years I accrue on this planet, my needs from an episode of Doctor Who remain the same now as they were when I was small and hiding behind the sofa – does it make me … Continue reading

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The Woman Who Fell To Earth: Doctor Who Reviewed

Some regenerations are regenderations, get over it. Jodie Whittaker is the Doctor and any internet hating may as well ball itself up into a congealed blob of ugliness and vanish into a pocket universe for all the difference internet hate … Continue reading

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It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World?

Men of my generation may understand what I mean when I say part of the problem between my father and me was the fact that his idea of what constitutes masculinity was rather different to my own. Consequently I spent … Continue reading

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He Works For Peanuts, You Know

Plip. Plop. Plip. These are not sound effects for a gippy tummy, this is the noise the rain makes outside my window. Just my window, nobody else’s. This is my own personal rain cloud. God has written my name in … Continue reading

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Remember You’re An Amble

After all the activity of the week it has been calming to spend my Saturday ambling around with no specific purpose in mind. This morning my ambles took me to a land of coffee and pastries where I sat and … Continue reading

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Can I Kick It?

I know, most of you are sick of the cup filled with world football already and it’s only been going five days. I’m not sick of it. The kicky abouty stuff takes my mind off my current depression concerning my … Continue reading

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Putin A Brave Face On

In order to help distract me from the agonies and anxieties of my recent recurrence of health issues the world has decided to have a cup of football. Wall to wall kicky runny fally over stupid haircut scorey scorey scorey. … Continue reading

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