It’s funny how some films pass you by. It’s much more difficult to miss things these days with media coming at you from multiple angles. Or maybe that’s the problem. Office Space will be familiar to a generation of meme enthusiasts, perhaps more so than the film itself. Its chief protagonist in these images isContinue reading “FILM OF THE WEEK: OFFICE SPACE”

Book of the month: The Legendary Lugs Branigan by Kevin C Kearns

I decided on a change of pace this month. Something true, something Irish. A story to take me back to the rare old times, when men were perennially drunk and the local lawman was uncompromising and fearless. Lugs Branigan is an interesting character no matter what your perspective. Born in the south inner city ofContinue reading “Book of the month: The Legendary Lugs Branigan by Kevin C Kearns”

book of the month: Weirdo by Cathi Unsworth

I don’t envy anybody who has to pick out a novel in the crime & thriller section these days. There seems to be an endless amount of options from various parts of the world and as well as a bottomless pit of writers, old and new vying for a reader’s attention. What got me toContinue reading “book of the month: Weirdo by Cathi Unsworth”