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Doctor Who

…is brilliant. Like Charlie Brooker said, it effortlessly bypasses the big, moody, ponytail-wearing cynical polyp that pushes all the other bits of your brain around like so many Newcastle supporters, and taps your giddy little inner child on the shoulder and gives it a balloon. And Matt Smith is that shiny, over-sized, stretched-rubber-faced balloon. Even … Continue reading


As in, dissertation; that bane of so many a student’s life. I quite like it. No, hold on, come back. See, when I refer to ‘dissertation’, what I myself am actually referring to is a collection of short stories Wot I Wrote under the pretext of a creative dissection of Joseph Campbell’s The Hero with … Continue reading