The Makeover Montage

I don’t know about you, but this is my favourite bit of a film. In my opinion, they should give out an Oscar for Best Uplifting Montage in a Motion Picture. Think of some classics-Baby learns to dance in Dirty Dancing (then gets put in a corner)! That kid learns to fight in the Karate…

Ghost Towns

All towns are haunted for someone. Any street you walk down, something will have happened there – a kiss, a fight, a death, even a murder. In a city as old as London, the streets are laid over and over with ghosts.  Everywhere you put your feet is soaked in history. This week I’ve been…

The Seven Habits of Highly Ineffective Writers

  It’s that time of year again, for making resolutions and promising to rid ourselves of our disgusting habits, purge ourselves of seasonal excess, and emerge on the other side as glowing and pure as the blank page. It’s the second week in, and for me the first back to work, so now’s when resolutions…