I started this blog in October 2019, so really a bit much to be calling it an end of year wrap. But you get the gist. It’s the best and worst of the last three months.
Monthly Archive: December 2019
I watched a lot of TV in December, it was mostly fun and not all Christmassy. Also the panto was great as was the theatre version of Grandpa’s Great Escape
Here we at Christmas Eve and finally I’m into the swing of things. Today I finished the audiobook of A Christmas Carol, this classic tale is always worth revisiting.
The early 1990’s was great for me, I was looking and finding new bands that felt like they were just for me irrespective of genre.
Violet the character is deliciously written, her small reveals which are at turn disconcerting, unpleasant, or repellent eventually culminates into the realisation that she is dangerously obsessive, retaliatory and unpredictable. What a combination! Terrifying in real life, a boon for a story like this.
This animated tale set in the North brings us the magic of Christmas in the format of an origin story.
Eerie-on-Sea is revealed to be a wonderful place – thought I’m not sure that I want to live there, but would be extremely happy to visit – which is filled with peculiar happenings and strange wondrous everyday things, that the inhabitants take for granted.
I haven’t explained why I think the plot is attempting to be convoluting but really is stringing so many red herrings along that you feel you’re in a fishmongers
I heard this song last week and thought that it had missed a trick not coming out in summer. But on reflection, the timing is cool. Big Up Frisco feat. Spragga Benz for -Cool Nuh, it’s a tune!
There are twists and turns galore, robots, machinations and comeuppances.