WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 5 – Stille Nacht

Much has already been said, both on screen and in print, about the Christmas Truce of 1914, so I will not add to the discussion here. Instead I offer a piece of flash fiction that is not about the truce itself, but giving a glimpse of the thoughts of one of the soldiers who experienced … More WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 5 – Stille Nacht

Words from the Week

These are late words – three days late to be precise – and for that I apologise. However sometimes real life doesn’t respect posting schedules and this is one of those occasions. My weekend in London was was a wonderful whirl of theatre, film and friends – Sikes & Nancy, Miss Haversham’s Expectation, King Charles … More Words from the Week

Theatre Review: A Conversation with Judi Dench – National Theatre Platforms

This is going to be short and sweet, just like the session itself. I was lucky enough to be given a ticket to this Q&A by a friend who couldn’t go and – since I’ve been a huge fan of Judi’s since I saw her in All’s Well That End’s Well – I jumped at … More Theatre Review: A Conversation with Judi Dench – National Theatre Platforms