Sorry to the Max

Sorry to the Max

At sundry times and seasons, coming up with new material for the blog becomes a tall order. And this autumn has been more “wait and see” than perhaps any other time in my life. My patience has never been tested like this. Sadly, I find myself without...
The Wheel of Time is Going to FAIL

The Wheel of Time is Going to FAIL

I hate to be the bearer of bad news. And this is going to be some pretty bad news, especially for the kind of people who read this blog. Because if you have any interest at all in me and my attempts at publication, then you’re probably the kind of person who...
Netflixing: The Christmas Chronicles

Netflixing: The Christmas Chronicles

Can we get one thing straight first? Listen, people: slapping the word “Chronicles” on something does not somehow turn it into a fantasy epic. I’m looking at you, Vin Diesel: Because the word “Chronicles” has a definite meaning....
Netflixing: Jeopardy!

Netflixing: Jeopardy!

This American quiz show, created by Merv Griffin, has won 33 daytime Emmys and has been running for 35 seasons. This television game show host has the longest career in the medium, though he stunned the world when he shaved his famous moustache. This streaming...
Netflixing: A Very Murray Christmas

Netflixing: A Very Murray Christmas

I was hoping for something along the lines of Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special.  If you remember my review of that (or visit the above link), you’ll recall that I enjoyed the off the wall humor and self-parody that the...