Monthly Archives: July 2011

Amy Winehouse – a Tribute

I remember the first time I really got Amy Winehouse. I was standing in my kitchen when Rehab came on the radio.Turning it up, I asked Mr P if he had heard it. He said he hadn’t but we both … Continue reading

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And Then There Was One…

The other day, my very good friends Mr and Mrs G announced that they were expecting a baby. This was wonderful news; after two years of trying and failing, they had managed it. I was chuffed to bits for them. … Continue reading

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It’s a Girl Boy Thing

    In A Nutshell: DON’T JUDGE ME, OK? I was alone, bored and this was the only thing showing on the  iPlayer. Honestly. Basically, a jock guy (Kevin Zegars) and a swotty girl (Samiare Armstrong) are sworn enemies. One day, … Continue reading

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Random Work Irritations #6

I have worked with one half of The Two-Headed Idiot (see Who’s Who) for a couple of years now. She still gets me confused with another colleague of ours, Patricia Fat-Arse (again, see Who’s Who). As you can gather by her … Continue reading

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My Lover’s Lover – Maggie O’Farrell

  Brief Synopsis: Lily meets and falls in love with Marcus. Soon, they move in together but Lily feels a strange presence in the flat – that of Marcus’ ex-lover, Sinead.  Good Points: It keeps you guessing right to the end and … Continue reading

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My Second Mother

There’s a lady I work with – My Second Mother – who is a lovely woman in her 50s, she never married and never had children. She’s very kind and sweet and absolutely dotes on me but she is very old-fashioned. … Continue reading

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A Lot Like Love

    In A Nutshell: A couple (Emily Peet and Ashton Kutcher) are an unlikely couple who meet on a plane and have a steamy one night stand. As the years go by, they meet up a few times and their … Continue reading

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