The Merrily Watkins series by Phil Rickman and Midwinter of the Spirit on TV – a personal reaction

***Warning: contains spoilers*** I make no bones about it, but I have an obsession. Since accidentally discovering the latest title in this series – The Magus of Hay – I went back to the beginning  (The Wine of Angels) and worked my way through all twelve books. Then I did it again. And again. AndContinue reading “The Merrily Watkins series by Phil Rickman and Midwinter of the Spirit on TV – a personal reaction”

Teen Killers: Life Without Parole

Last night I found myself accidentally watching a documentary on BBC3 which has left me with some profound feelings, so I wanted to share it – it also links to one of my previous posts about the prison system in Britain. It’s part of the channels Crime and Punishment series, and this installment featured severalContinue reading “Teen Killers: Life Without Parole”