Category Archives: Passing fancies
Spotted elsewhere: Care for your author
After reading the latest Space Captain Smith Christmas Special, Mrs Darcy said she wanted one, too. I thought I’d better oblige, because she’s a fearsome woman when she doesn’t get her way. Enjoy.
Yes, I know you’ve been waiting for ages and if we wait for Toby it will be next Christmas before we see it. So luckily he has a crack team of helpers. Pop on over to the Space Captain Smith … Continue reading
Freudian Slips (reproduced from elsewhere by the Pimlico Kid) Poor old James Naughtie. We all do it but not, thank goodness, on the Today Programme. I guess it’s tricky, even for a pro, when ‘Hunt’ and ‘culture’ appear sequentially in … Continue reading
The Harry Plotter: similar to Etch-a-sketch, this hand held device comes fully fitted with outlines, character sketches and plot arcs. Also included is an invitation to meet with Barry Cunningham. NB: imagination and multi book deal contract shown for illustration … Continue reading
When HG Wells wrote The Island of Doctor Moreau in 1896 European society was absorbed with concerns about degeneration, and Britain’s scientific community was engulfed by debates on animal vivisection. Interest groups were even formed to tackle the issue: the … Continue reading
It’s official, my son’s far more entertaining than I am! No surprise there. Check out the full story at: Son of a Busker
Who needs Facebook to keep in touch, eh? Get you own site, and see what pops up from the past. Check out this.
We now haz mobile capabilities. Innit. Check it out on your iPhone Droid-y thing.