Reviews

Posted On December 5, 20100 Comments

Tim Burton, film director.

Tim Burton, film director. . Tim Burton is probably best known as a film director. He is renowned for his strange but brilliant movie making style. I would best describe it as macabre. He often brings to life stange characters in even stranger settings. His recent film, a remake of Alice in wonderland perfectly proves... Read More

Posted On December 4, 20104 Comments

Interesting poetry meme sites.

Interesting poetry meme sites. . On my blog network i am familiar with two poetry meme, prompt sites. Jingles poetry rally. Onestop . Jingles poetry rally is a blog run by a woman who is a huge driving force for poets both amateur and proffesional. I was a long time participant in her rallies. The... Read More

Posted On December 3, 20100 Comments

Parkour and poetry, interesting combination.

Parkour and poetry, interesting combination . This update is about a video i found quite recently on youtube. Is is of a parkour runner or free runner who made a video and voiced over a poem to compliment it creating a very interesting fusion of art and sport. Certainly worth checking out. Here is the... Read More

Posted On December 3, 20100 Comments

Jack Higgins writes thrillers.

Jack Higgins writes thrillers . We all like a good thriller novel. Jack Higgins who goes by the real name Harry Patterson is well known for writing very good and relatively short thriller novels. As as teenager i read a few of these. His most successful books were probably based around the protagonist/antagonist Ex IRA... Read More

Posted On December 2, 20100 Comments

Jerry Bruckheimer film, King Arthur.

Jerry Bruckheimer film, King Arthur . Today, i was in my local HMV looking for a movie and stumbled upon this title. Immediately i knew to buy it. Simply because i saw it was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer who has produced many box office hits including Pirates of the carribean and the National treasure films.... Read More

Posted On November 23, 20100 Comments

The soloist, a story of friendship

The soloist, a story of friendship . The soloist is a relatively new movie. Starring Robert Downey junior and Robert Foxx. It is a story about a journalist called Steve Lopez and mentaslly ill street musician called Nathaniel. Through out the film various experiences show how their friendship grows through the power of music. I’d... Read More

Posted On November 20, 20102 Comments

The Hornblower series of books are amazing.

The Hornblower series of books are amazing. . I don’t read much at all these days but growing up i was an avid book lover. One of my favourite series of books to read were the Hornblower series by C.S.Forrester. A collection of stories about a young officer in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic... Read More

Posted On November 16, 20100 Comments

Enjoyed watching master and commander

Enjoyed watching master and commander . Well, earlier today i watched the hit film, Master and commander. Directed by Peter Wier, and starring Russell Crowe as capt’n Jack Aubrey. A fine film to say the least. This isn’t just an action movie, it goes into great detail about personal lives on board a ship of... Read More

Posted On November 11, 20100 Comments

Matrix, my favourite scenes

Matrix, my favourite scenes . . We all know the matrix very well. An unbelievable story that really goes to great depths. The action and fight scenes are something else. Cutting edge for the time i’d say. This is the trailer for the first one. . . These are my two favourite scenes from that... Read More

Posted On November 11, 20102 Comments

Echostains blog poetry challenge

Echostains blog poetry challenge . . I’d lke to talk about Lynda. AKA Echostains . Now she has a blog that kind of does what i aim to do here. Though hopefully this site will develop into a more community based site. . Where she hits a very solid niche is her constant searching for unique... Read More

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