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Reviewing my December (and last for 2017) reads

I’m happy with how my year has gone in terms of reading. There haven’t been many books I’ve not enjoyed and I met my target to read at least four things each months. Carrion Comfort – Dan Simmons I asked for horror recommendations a while ago and Dan Simmons came up a lot. As did…… Continue reading Reviewing my December (and last for 2017) reads

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My albums of 2017 (in no particular order)

I’ve been reading a lot of lists that document various people’s, and publications, albums of the year. As I half expected, my own albums of the year didn’t generally make any of these lists. So I decided to document why I love them. I’d be curious to hear other people’s albums of the year too,…… Continue reading My albums of 2017 (in no particular order)

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Embracing childhood (as a 28 year old adult)

Most of us romanticise, or over-exaggerate, how great or bad our childhood was. Personally, I wish I’d had the foresight to help me appreciate mine more. It was great; I was lucky and with no responsibilities or knowledge of the atrocities going on in the world, it doesn’t get much better than that. Recently, when…… Continue reading Embracing childhood (as a 28 year old adult)

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Reviewing my November reads

I thought that because we’d be without the internet for 2-3 weeks, I’d more than exceed my list for November. As it turns out, I completed it but that was about it. Moving house takes up a lot of time. Reviews below… The Vorhh (Book One) – Brian Catling I don’t often get book recommendations.…… Continue reading Reviewing my November reads