Monthly Archives: May 2013

How I may have been slightly broken by a novel – In The Woods, by Tana French

I am currently reading a series of, for want of a better term, mystery novels written by Tana French. Late last night or early this morning, depending on whether you’re more likely to see the sunrise before or after a … Continue reading

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I like history! Political history! No, don’t run away… I’m interesting really, I swear… Please come back…

I have spent ages today re-establishing my love for history. Mainly by looking up books I want to buy on the internet. Before buying them. I have poor impulse control. Shut up. Yes I will read them. Shut up! Anyway, I’d just … Continue reading

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Tape Deck Heart – One month on.

Less than a month ago, I reviewed Frank Turner’s newest album, Tape Deck Heart. That review can be found here, for those who are interested. In the month since then, the album has been listened to many, many, many times. And … Continue reading

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I associate camping with walking, and pubs. But sadly not walking pubs. A man can dream.

I’m actually going to talk about camping properly, since I mentioned it in the last post, and why I like it so much. Because I actually do. Like camping. Yes, I’m one of ‘those guys’, shush. Don’t knock it blah … Continue reading

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Jam and the apocalypse and camping with bees. Yes. That is now a sentence that exists.

I am reading a book about Jam. It’s called Jam. It’s about the apocalypse. Only with jam. The apocalypse, if caused by Jam. Jam. In the Australian city of Brisbane. All eating people and shit. It’s by a man who … Continue reading

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Yeah, so I like Suffolk. Shush.

I don’t like thinking about time. Because, see, I’m 20 years old and nostalgia can hit me so hard that it’s like a physical ache in my stomach. And that’s at age 20. I haven’t even lived through anything particularly … Continue reading

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Apparently I have a high horse about honesty. Watch as I preach about it like a dick.

I have what I suppose is a somewhat interesting approach to the idea of honesty. I think that almost anything that is said is a promise. If you say you’ll do something, it’s a promise. If you say you’ll be … Continue reading

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