Tag Archives: Douglas Adams

Doctor Who: Aboard for the New Who Crew

Herewith containeth commentary, analysis, and spoilers. The 2017 return of Doctor Who is solid. There’s oodles of call backs for close watchers, with ancient ones for Classic Who aficionados and lots too for NuWho fans. Beyond all of that which … Continue reading

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Equivocating, writing and a review of The Heretics

I’ve just finished Will Storr’s The Heretics: Adventures with the Enemies of Science. Mainly because the medication and the agony of my swollen face with sinusitis won’t let me sleep, but that’s a digression. I think the book is an exploration … Continue reading

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One book counts

Author Tanith Lee passed away earlier this year. It was only then that I realised what an amazing catalogue of work she produced. I have said elsewhere that I still have a copy of her Castle of Dark. It left … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Goddesses, Captains & Parables

In space no one hears the countdown If Earth is Mostly Harmless, then Space is Mainly Lethal. Lack of air. Un-earth-like physics. People on the edge. In Doctor Who, space is dangerous because of ‘grey area’ moral dilemmas and countdowns. Seriously, … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Blue Steal

I was going to write a post about my adventures the other Saturday. And then I was going to review the Doctor Who episode Time Heist. Then everything sat in my brain for a few days. So I’m going to … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on American Gods: a review

Since completing my studies I’ve got a lil bit more time for recreational reading. Thus, I’ve made a start on my precarious pile of unread novels. It’s largish as there are several handy places to pick up second-hand books near where … Continue reading

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