Harry Potter 20

I have a confession to make. Around twenty years ago, my sister’s friend lent her a book. My sister was about to give it back when the friend asked if I would like to read it. I opened it to the first page and read: Mr and Mrs Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were … Continue reading Harry Potter 20

Once Upon a Time is taking over my life

Yes, I am the idiot who became addicted to a TV show that was on season five by the time I started watching it. This is good, in that I don’t have to wait a week – or, god forbid, a year – to find out what happens from one episode, or season, to the … Continue reading Once Upon a Time is taking over my life

Ten books that would be on my syllabus if I taught Humanity 101

Or, Ten Books that Make You a Better Person. Oh yes. I seem to be able make the same books fit for every Top Ten Tuesday topic. I was trying to work out why I love them all so much when this week's topic came up. When considering what lessons could be learned from many of … Continue reading Ten books that would be on my syllabus if I taught Humanity 101