My Top Ten Favourite Actors

Geoffrey Rush

At any given time, there are dozens of actors in the limelight. Some of these stay for a very brief moment before disappearing back into obscurity. Others hang around a bit longer, landing roles in whatever blockbuster is the hit … Continue reading

30 Day Book Challenge Day 10:

The omplete Maus by Art Spiegelman book cover

A Book You Thought You Wouldn’t Like But Ended Up Loving One thing about me is that I don’t always read the fine print. Because of this I often find myself adding books to my wishlist because they have an … Continue reading

30 Day Book Challenge Day 4:

Neville Longbottom from Harry Potter

Book Turned Into a Movie and Completely Desecrated Warning: Contains Spoilers! I definitely did not need to look far for an answer to this question.  I have seen loads of book-based movies that completely sucked but the one that annoyed … Continue reading

Versatile Blogger Award


I am in heaven. I feel like all those porcelain women strutting down the red carpet, dressed (or undressed) in their elaborate, one-of-a-kind dresses, giving interviews and answering questions amidst flashes of blinding light so bright that one could be … Continue reading

Blogging for Fame and Fortune by Jason R. Rich

Book Cover for Blogging for Fame and Fortune by Jason R. Rich

Just about everybody has a blog these days. They are so prolific that it can be difficult to stand out from the crowd. Yet this is exactly what you must do if you wish to make money from your blog. … Continue reading

Harold Schechter in ‘Fiend: The Shocking True Story of America’s Youngest Serial Killer’

“Affronted by the nonstop barrage of media violence, we pine for a return to a more civilized time – conveniently forgetting that a hundred years ago, public hangings were a popular form of family entertainment, and that turn-of-the-century ‘penny papers’ routinely ran illustrated, front-page stories about axe-murders, sex-killings, child-torture, and other ghastly crimes.”

~ Harold Schechter in ‘Fiend: The Shocking True Story of America’s Youngest Serial Killer’