• Miscellaneous,  monthly favourites

    2021 Favourites

    Another year over. It was a good and bad year. Happy and sad. There have been many lessons, moments of realisation, and a lot to be grateful for. I stopped blogging my monthly favourites in the middle of the year and I don’t regret it. A lot starting happening in my personal life and this blog was no longer a priority for me. It’s one of the things I’m proud of this year: not letting my own pressures get to me. The New Year tends to get me down, without fail. It feels like the ultimate Sunday Scaries for the year ahead. One of the good things is looking back…

  • Film

    Top 10 films of 2019 (and stats!)

    Let’s talk rules. I’m a stickler for the rules and when creating lists, I need to know what my limitations are. So I tend to go by the guidelines of: stick to a location and year of release. So I only consider films released theatrically in the U.K. during 2019 as my contenders. Not films I’ve seen for the first time this year, if so This Is Spinal Tap would have made it into the list. And it can’t be from any year, because The Prestige would be in my list every year. Some people don’t stick to rules like this, which is fine but I can’t do it! Chris…

  • Books,  Miscellaneous,  TV

    2019 favourites

    End of 2019 yearly favourites, let’s do this! A list of all the usual: TV, music, books, and more. Films will come later. See 2018’s favourite things here. Don’t forget to let me know your favourites too. TV For the first time, I have kept a list of TV I watched this year to look back on which I’ve uploaded so I can look back at it. I watched quite a bit of new TV this year, some had previous seasons I needed to catch up on like Catastrophe and Fleabag. Here are some of my favourite TV shows I watched during 2019: Catastrophe series 1-4 Derry Girls series 1…