Today is a sunny day.

It's amazing how a good mood can lift your day. Whenever I feel overwhelmingly positive I wish I could bottle it up and use it whenever I feel angry, sad or frustrated. Adding to my good mood is the fact that assessments are basically over for this half term (apart from an essay draft to [...]

500 words on classics (and star wars)

It is a Sunday night. I’ve just spent 9 hours standing in the ridiculous heat checking tickets at a British Superbike Meet and working up (quite frankly) an impressive red face á la sunburn, when I find myself watching Star Wars. And whilst I’ve seen it before, know what’s going on and have seen all [...]