The death of a teacher, and the student left behind

Yesterday I woke with a clear objective. I suddenly had the overwhelming instinct to email a drama professor who taught me at university from 2013-2016 when I’d studied English and Drama in London. I had been meaning to reach out to her since I graduated, but for some unfathomable reason I had never got roundContinue reading “The death of a teacher, and the student left behind”

West Highland Way, one week away

Hey! I hope you are keeping safe and well and all that. Just a quick one today to say that we leave for our West Highland Way adventure this Saturday, 1st August, hiking 96 miles from Milngavie in Glasgow to Fort William. After nearly two months of preparing for what will be our first multi-dayContinue reading “West Highland Way, one week away”

Oh dear, what happened to Killing Eve? A Season Three Review

There are Killing Eve spoilers in this from all seasons, so stay or leave at your own peril. Either way I’m going to start now. Killing Eve was my favourite TV show, possibly ever. Watching season one the show was punchy, shocking, deeply vibrant and abrupt – it oozed sex and dry European wit. AllContinue reading “Oh dear, what happened to Killing Eve? A Season Three Review”

Since I last blogged.

Since I last blogged, I became an auntie. My niece was born in late December and she’s small and soft with a tuft of hair. Jillianne and I bought her some duck-beak slippers. As of a few days ago, she has begun to smile. Since I last blogged, I’ve climbed two mountains. Mount Ozzard (750Continue reading “Since I last blogged.”

A woman’s heart is in her Apple iTunes

This is something I know to be true. A woman’s heart is in in her Apple iTunes.  For a depiction of her recent moods and emotions, consult her recently played. To understand the person she truly is, past the flesh and down to the bony core, examine her top 25 played of all time. ForContinue reading “A woman’s heart is in her Apple iTunes”