Over the holiday period, one of my elderly relatives asked me if I knew how much preparation goes into the planning and production of the Christmas TV ad campaigns run by John Lewis and all the big supermarket chains. So I drew her this sketch.
Here's a photo I took last week (on an iPhone 6) of a foggy evening in Scarborough (North Yorkshire) showing the town's Art Deco "pylon" and Stephen Joseph Theatre (previously the Odeon Cinema). One reader described it as "having an Edward Hopper-esqe feel" to it. Thank you kind lady!
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Barrister and Reuters correspondent turned writer, award-winning tech journalist, radio presenter, podcaster, blogger, storyteller, and sometime werewolf-hunter Charles Christian is here to inform and entertain you with tales of writing, radio, geek, tech, media, music, urban myths, folklore, the weird and anything else that intrigues him. The site also has links to all Charles Christian's books including fiction, nonfiction, and the latest reviews. Plus links to his weekly Weird Tales and Smart Radio shows.
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In Episode 48 of the Weird Tales Radio Show podcast we sing the sad song of the Mistletoe Bride trapped in her living tomb + take a quiz on some little known legendary facts: seriously King Arthur, your spear is called Ron? + discover a churchyard in Northern Ireland where the graveyard dirt really does deliver a miracle cure.
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