Tag: George R R Martin

Spitfire review: Game of Thrones

Spitfire review: Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones is over… Now we’ll wait for the next global phenomenon to hit our screens. I think the last TV show I was this invested in was Lost back in 2010. Does anyone else remember Lost, a plane crashed on a tropical island that contained polar bears and a mysterious hatch in the …

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Five biblical stories based on real events.

Five biblical stories based on real events.

I am not a religious man. I do not believe in any gods or higher powers, I believe in science and facts. That being said, I do enjoy some religious stories (although most of them are tales from the Greek and Egyptian pantheons where the gods are more numerous, flawed and complex) but because I …

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First drafts of famous novels

First drafts of famous novels

Before I published my first novel in September the pinned tweet on my Twitter account was First drafts are allowed to suck. I think that the point of a first draft is to exist so the author can improve upon it. Often than not the first draft is almost unrecognisable from the finished article. The …

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Review: Game of Thrones Series 6

Review: Game of Thrones Series 6

Winter is coming… Has anyone else been watching Game of Thrones series six? What did you think? Below I’ll be discussing I thought was great, what could have been better, how it compares to the books and what to expect from the next series. Be warned, this review contains spoilers for Game of Thrones series …

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The right to be offended?

The right to be offended?

I think this is the closest I have come to writing a rant. Last year I worked as an assistant in a job centre. My job was to help members of the public complete forms, edit CVs and Covering Letters and to search for jobs on line. One day I entered the computer area and saw two …

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