WATCH IT! Wednesdays

WATCH IT! Wednesday: Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

This week on WATCH IT! Wednesday's, we're talking about one of my favourite books! Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks has been in my collection for years. It was so worn that when the mini series was released, I picked up a new copy. The synopsis reads as follows: As the young Englishman Stephen Wraysford passes through a tempestuous… Continue reading WATCH IT! Wednesday: Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Theatre Thursday

Theatre Thursday: Obsession, directed by Ivo van Hove

Today on Theatre Thursday I'm going to be discussing the recent production of Obsession, Ivo van Hove's take on Luchino Visconti's 1943 film of the same name. The original film was based off of James M. Cain's novel The Postman Always Rings Twice. Let me start by saying, I normally love Jude Law and Ivo van Hove.… Continue reading Theatre Thursday: Obsession, directed by Ivo van Hove

Reading Challenge 2017 · Reviews

Review: Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen

This book was what got me out of my reading slump. I'm actually shocked. Looking at it, you'd think "Looks a bit short, sounds a bit down, maybe not for me." Believe me, Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen is a book-slump-beater. 224 pages of pure hilarity. So, as in most cases, spoilers below! If you'd like… Continue reading Review: Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen

WATCH IT! Wednesdays

WATCH IT! Wednesday: Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

  Long ago, in a time forgotten, a preternatural event threw the seasons out of balance. In a land where summers can last decades and winters a lifetime, trouble is brewing. The cold is returning, and in the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister and supernatural forces are massing beyond the kingdom's protective… Continue reading WATCH IT! Wednesday: Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Reviews · WATCH IT! Wednesdays

WATCH IT! Wednesday: Pride and Prejudice

Many people have heard of Pride and Prejudice. Lots of people know about the author, Jane Austen. However, many people haven't seen the 1995 Mini Series, produced by The BBC. In my personal opinion, this version of Pride and Prejudice is the penultimate version and the most faithful adaptation. In case you have no idea what Pride… Continue reading WATCH IT! Wednesday: Pride and Prejudice