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Fool’s Assassin by

The Fitz and the Fool ; book 1 Realm of the Elderlings #14 Okay, so years and years ago, so many years ago in fact that it was before this blog...

waves hello

We’re coming near the end of March. The end of the first quarter of 2020 and I haven’t said a thing here in an age. A lot has happened, to be...

The water dancer by

I haven’t read a great many books set in the “old south”. Many years ago I did read Gone with the wind. I’m sure I must have read more, but to...

1917 dir. by

I wasn’t too sure what I was going to make of this film before I saw it. War films can be very hit or miss with me, and I’d come across...

White women LOL by

Read it online at The Oprah Magazine A short story showing that racism is a whole lot more complicated than your stance on white supremacists. I found this a really interesting...

How to stop time by

This is only the third book by Haig that I’ve read, but I’ve enjoyed them all and really like his style of writing. But there is something about the way his...

Well hello

So, it’s been a while since I’ve blogged. Life has interfered. Also, I’ve been lazy. But, I have been reading and watching, just not reviewing. But here we are, the first...

Rambo: last blood dir. by

I was very doubtful about this film. The first Rambo First Blood is a classic. And for an action film it has an actual political message. But with every sequel that...

The poison song by

The Winnowing flame trilogy ; book3 If you’re into your fantasy fiction being epic, your heroes being full of humour and violence, and your bad guys out to utterly destroy the...

A brightness long ago by

It has been over ten years since I’ve read a Kay book! Or at least the last post on the blog reviewing a Kay book is more than ten years old,...