The juices are flowing 😍 #scrapbooking #artsandcrafts pic.twitter.com/kHhEsR8St0 — Natty Dee (@nattydeejournal) May 17, 2017 I’ve been in a bit of a creative slump recently, in all aspects – writing, scrapbooking, photobooking, all of it. So I was grateful for a kick up the backside this weekend while visiting my good friend in Worthing. We … More Just Needed A Kick Up The Butt!
A hidden gem you may not (yet) have heard of – Inside No.9 is a series recently aired on the BBC. When a friend told me it was by the same folk who did The League of Gentlemen years before, I shrugged my shoulders. I didn’t like the league of gentlemen. But, scrolling through Netflix … More A Series Worth Binging : Inside No.9
I stumbled on the Wreck This Journal by Keri Smith while having a bit of a creative/crafty block, so it was perfect timing. Filled with fun and somewhat crazy ideas, it’s the perfect opportunity to dip in and out of projects. Not only that but the whole point is, yes, to wreck it. I’m one of those … More Wrecking It!
Another thought-provoking Film Listography. Books can be open to interpretation and bringing that to life brings intense challenges – from casting the perfect actors to compete with their existing counterparts, to determining what elements of the story are integral, to trying to convey an atmosphere visually instead of descriptively. Some attempts get this hideously wrong, … More Bringing a Book to Screen is No Easy Feat, But Sometimes They Get it (Mostly) Right
Partisan (2015) – ★★★ Partisan follows the pre-pubescent Alexander, living in a cult-like commune led by the charmingly cruel Gregori (Vincent Cassel), in a broken down city. The cult is darker then it seems, as we learn that Alexander and his apparent ‘siblings’ are being raised by Gregori to be assassins, waging his non-descript civil war. Alexander is, … More Mini Reviews #2
I’ll try to keep this relatively spoiler-free. First off, I am an avid fan of AMC’s The Walking Dead. I was up to date before Season 7 began and had actually been re-watching from the very beginning. Finally, my partner has only just realised what an amazing show TWD is, so I have again start a fresh round of re-watching with him! … More Why I hit ‘pause’ on The Walking Dead, Season 7
So I guess my first Book Journal entry might as well be about….well…my Book Journal. Yes, I have an actual, physical Book Journal. In fact, the one I use is Busy B’s Book Journal, which is designed specifically for book lovers. (Just to be clear – I have no affiliation with Busy B and this is just my personal review. … More A Book Lover’s Dream : The Beautiful Busy B Book Journal