BOOK REVIEW: Judas and Jezebel: The Tales of a New York Nanny

November 30, 2016

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Judas and Jezebel: The Tales of a New York Nanny C. Y. Brown Xlibris US 978 1 52451 265 1 2016 This is a story about lust, greed, and betrayal. C.Y. Brown agreed to move from Brooklyn, New York to New Jersey with a wealthy young couple and their baby. Never in her wildest dreams […]

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BOOK REVIEW: Roger Rogerson by Duncan McNab – Four Stars

November 17, 2016

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Roger Rogerson By Duncan McNab Hachette Australia ISBN 9780733634505 2016   If you have read any books about Australian crime in the 1970s and 1980s, the name Roger Rogerson most likely will not be a stranger to you. He was certainly no stranger to the news media, having actively courted them for years. More recently, […]

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BOOK REVIEW: The Water Trade by Rob Smith

October 25, 2016

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I have been reviewing to varying degrees of activity for a bit over eight years now and I have just started to review for the Online Book Club. And my first title to be reviewed through OBC is: The Water Trade Rob Smith Publisher: CreateSpace ISBN 9781534908314   History is one of my passions and […]

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REVEIW: Dad’s Army – 2016 reboot

September 4, 2016

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  I am an unashamed fan of the old Dad’s Army British sit com. It was very successful and only came to an end after nine series because the cast were quite literally dieing off. As one of stars of the program, Arthur Lowe, pointed out, a number of the cast had already passed away, […]

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Canberra Comedy Festival – My day two

March 18, 2016

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This post was originally destined for my Rossy H comedy-related blog. However I had managed to overlook renewing the domain name and WordPress seems reluctant to let me pay the bill. But never mind. My day two at the Canberra Comedy Festival. First up was racing off to see Rich Hall – not as a […]

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FILM REVIEW: Star Wars – The Force Awakens

December 20, 2015

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This was originally posted over at A Writer Goes On A Journey. Once, long, long ago in a galaxy far, far away…there was a film trilogy called… And it was good. Then there was a second Star Wars trilogy telling the first half of the story. And it was shit. Just about everything that made […]

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Have a freebie!

December 17, 2015

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Well, it’s that time of year again. The Silly Season. And these days I do not like it a great deal. The same old, cheesy songs being played ad nauseam everywhere. All the same cheesy decorations. Protestations of ‘Christmas cheer.’ Some might call me The Grinch. However with all that has been happening around the […]

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