Monthly Archives: December 2010

My 2010 in review

It’s the last day of the year so it seems an opportune moment to look back on my year and remind myself that I’m not wasting my life as much as it feels like I am sometimes. Work – still … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part One, and the cinema-going experience

Last night I went to see Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part One for the second time. After some confusion in the cinema foyer (they have stopped selling tickets at the main desk and started selling them at the … Continue reading

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John Williams’ film themes performance

As I posted yesterday, the family and I went to Symphony Hall last night to see a performance by the London Concert Orchestra of various pieces of film music by John Williams. (The composer, not the guitarist). The man’s an … Continue reading

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Blogging on the move

I’m currently on my way to Symphony Hall in Birmingham to see the London Concert Orchestra perform many of John Williams’ famous film themes. (He wrote the music for Star Wars, Schindler’s List, ET, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter … Continue reading

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Technology can be a pain

I recently got a new laptop. My old Acer had served me well for 5 years but it was high time to upgrade, and when a friend of mine nabbed a new Toshiba for £300 in Amazon’s Black Friday, the … Continue reading

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Testing…

I decided to start a blog. Hardly original, but I wanted a way to get my thoughts out and improve my writing, so here we are.  

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