Boys Will Be Boys -Review

While many people gripe and grouse about Clementine Ford and her viciously vocal way of discussing a handful of evils of this world (of which there is an abundance), I will calmly say that you need to chill out and actually listen to what she’s saying, because this is a woman who is determined to…

Best Foot Forward -Review

Like TV interviews or daydreams, there’s a wonderful intimacy in autobiographies that I absolutely adore. While the initial inspiration to read someone’s autobiography is to find out more about a person you admire (or at least find interesting enough to purchase their book), there is this warm, underlying intimacy in that this person’s word (although…

Midnight -Review

One of the joys of creating anything or experiencing something that someone else has created, is being able to identify the stencils that help shape the creation. This is my slightly pompous way of saying that I like it when I read a book and can see what works or what genres are shaping the…

We Can’t Be Beaten! My Favourites List of Timeless Tales

This morning, while I was enjoying coffee with Elizabeth Bennett and Mr. Darcy, I couldn’t help but fall into a delightful reverie. As I relished in their biting exchange of witticisms a marvelous thought occurred to me, which in turn inspired me to write. Isn’t it remarkable how some stories simply never get old? Storytelling…