A brilliantly-timed bit of advice

The lovely Alexia shared this great post on Google Reader recently: Let Them Love You by Elizabeth Potts Weinstein – a timely reminder to keep on doing what you do even though mistakes will happen and some folks just won’t like it. Every now and again I need a reminder to keep on keeping on. […]

“Is it hot in here or is it me?”

My comrade in cosplay Kez, rocking the nerd specs and raincoat as the Devil himself, DCI Jim Keats. Doing what I always do when I’m feeling poorly and sorry for myself, have a lark about with some photo editing software. This is my first play with Picnik, a fun little online photo editor. Now, time […]

“It Couldn’t Happen Here”

TV Cream » I thought we said, It Couldn’t Happen Here. TV Cream celebrates surely the most delightfully surreal and downright weird film of the 80’s.  There are rumours it may be surfacing soon on DVD, worth a look if you haven’t seen it.  And, of course, the soundtrack is excellent.

DCI Strangeguv

(Or how I learned to stop worrying and enjoy being a cross-dressing cosplayer) An update on my adventures cosplaying as the greatest TV copper ever to have existed in a dystopian limbo afterlife-type-place. I’ve been doing this for a couple of years, I cannot begin to tell you how much fun this is. You could […]

Rolf Stories

Long ago, Neil Dixon (@ndixon on Twitter) told the story of meeting Rolf Harris at a book signing. I asked if he’d be interested in hearing my stories of Rolf meetings. He said he would, and I never got around to writing them up to send to him. Now’s as good a time as any […]