Ghost Stories for Christmas

Here’s a treat – a boxset of chilling tales, perfect for dark and stormy nights…. I’m cheekily regarding this as research for the ghost story I’m currently attempting to write, rather than an indulgent curl up on the sofa with a glass of wine luxury… But it has been both a delight and a lessonContinue reading “Ghost Stories for Christmas”

Beasts by Nigel Kneale

Another digression into a DVD review tonight, to follow The Stone Tape; again this is a Nigel Kneale masterpiece which has had me riveted to the sofa for the past week. Beasts is a series of six hour-length self-contained dramas which was originally broadcast in 1976. Kneale is a fantastic storyteller and I thoroughly recommendContinue reading “Beasts by Nigel Kneale”