Book Reviews

The Cuckoo’s Calling

By Robert Galbraith (aka J K Rowling) I've been working my way through the Cormoran Strike series - three books but hopefully more in the pipeline. JK Rowling is an impressive writer. I wanted to see how well she could carry off a crime fiction novel and read with interest. One thing Rowling excells at is characterisation. Cormoron Strike jumps off the page. He's a very likeable bloke with baggage (aren't we all?). The 'drunk' scene is particularly memorable: funny and sad all at the same … [Read More...]

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February Full Moon

It was a relatively clear night last night and a full moon, so I grabbed my camera and took a few photos. I like the golden glow effect on the clouds given off by the moon's light. The focus isn't right on the close-ups, I still haven't mastered that, but I'm working on it. Here are a few of the many.   They're pretty samey, I know, but the subtle changes are what makes it so fascinating! … [Read More...]

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Stereophonics

Stereophonics are a Welsh rock band that formed in 1992 in the village of Cwmaman in Cynon Valley, Wales. The band currently comprises lead vocalist and guitarist Kelly Jones, bassist and backing vocalist Richard Jones, guitarist and backing vocalist … [Read More...]

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