There are so many ways I could introduce him. Should I say that he was the noblest of Arthur’s knights and mightiest of his warriors? That he was a rescuer of damsels in distress and slayer of evil knights and vicious beasts? Or is it more important to mention that Arthur favoured him above all … More Some thoughts on Lancelot
As is traditional, the dog and I had a long walk on Christmas Morning in which she dashed through every puddle she found, twice, and I gave the iPhone camera an airing. If you click on this “delightful” snap of me it will take you to my live journal page where the rest of the … More A few pictures from my Christmas Day walk.
I’ve come outside because the dog needs to complete her evening ablutions and, in her old age, she’s getting increasingly skittish in the dark and doesn’t like to venture forth alone. It’s cool but not cold, the sky mostly clear bar the wisps of cloud that fly across the sky faster than Santa’s reindeer could … More Christmas Eve reflections
As the title implies, I went to see “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” last night and now I feel the urge to tell people about it. Since this could be considered very slightly spoilery (I mention a couple of scenes but nothing detailed) you may wish to turn back now. If not … the read … More Film Review: Concerning Hobbits