Category Archives: cultural religion

England is made of films


Today it’s sunday but I’m scheduling this for Monday, so yesterday I showed you Saturday, on Sunday, and here is what happened on Sunday (today (but not “TODAY”)). Sometimes my dad is like “opulence? Why not??” and we stay somewhere … Continue reading

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Fambly


My family is a family for whom “visit” means “take on a long ol’ walk”. My parents and I visited my sister. We took her on a long ol’ walk. She gave me this beret for my birthday, and also … Continue reading

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Telling truths


Today I celebrated International Women’s Day by giving my charity shop boss some daffs & a fancy yogurt, because she is so under-appreciated in her role there and such a generally inspiring person; it was brilliant because she could see … Continue reading

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Sit a while


Despite their marshmallow delight I don’t wear these stockings much. You can see my leg hair through them unless I put them on ve-ery carefully, and even then sometimes, and that’s bothered me. It’s not bothering me today and maybe … Continue reading

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Second-string reviewer


I want to show you a section from Six-String Samurai. First though, I tell you what: it’s rare to watch a martial arts flick and say to your sweetie “Hey, that mook*.. He’s pretty funny. He’s pretty good”. But once … Continue reading

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Scott Pilgrim vs the Queue


How much do you care about comics? Probably LOADS. Me too! WHAT YOU SEE: The line for a Bryan Lee O’Malley and Hope Larson signing at Page45 in Nottingham, twenty minutes after the signing officially began; two hours and twenty … Continue reading

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Thigh wa shock!


I have a big bruise on my thigh from where I fell off my bike. Shame it's winter so I can't look super tough and cool. — Claire (@illusClaire) December 4, 2012 Is is still winter today (that was yesterday) … Continue reading

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Deka Strangelove or: how I learnt to stop worrying and love the femme


So this is a good post. Reminded me of how I was going to write this ages ago! I’ve gone over like a MILLION times how I used to hate pink, etc etc, only I didn’t hate pink I just … Continue reading

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Walking


A crummy thing about underemployed life is that there’s nothing pressing to do. And unfortunately I have a brain that learnt to be kind to me during bad times by ensuring that I don’t wake up unless there’s something that … Continue reading

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This fake geek girl rides again


Paul Cornell, to whom I roped my boat somewhere around the Sailor Moon Regeneration scene in Captain Britain & MI:13, is a cool guy. Following the acknowledgement of one of his current characters’ genderqueer identity there is much talk of … Continue reading

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