Here's a short movie from 2013 by Wes Anderson to put you in the mood for some pasta and red wine – Happy Sunday Viewing.
I'm currently planning a new herb garden for 2022 – and getting all the wrong ideas (or maybe they are the right ideas) from these two books.
In this week's Weird Tales Radio Show #178, best selling author and military aviation journalist Nick Cook takes us down the Military Tech Rabbit Hole as we discuss Area 51, Afghanistan, Zero Gravity and Yuri Geller.
A blast from the past – prog rock band Yes with a video filmed in 1970 to promote a track from their second album. Feel free to count the number of 'elf n safety and road traffic violations committed during filming. Eee you'd never get away with that these days.
Coinciding with the launch today of her new book A Field Guide to Larking our guest on this week’s Weird Tales Radio Show is Sunday Times best selling author Lara Maiklem talking about the joys of hunting for lost treasures while out mudlarking, beachcombing or fieldwalking – there’s one thousand, thousand years of history lurking in the mud beneath our boots just waiting to be rediscovered.
Spotted this response on a socialmedia thread "Stop trying to bully me with facts" – and yes it was an anti-vaxxer you said this. Reminds me of this Harlan Ellison* quote about ignorant opinions (*famed but now departed sci-fi writer)
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