There have been some sustained quakes of excitement amongst the type of people who count Discworld as one of their favourite holiday destinations. Yes, Terry Pratchett fans, I’m talking about you. Excitement can be tinged with anxiety when such a beloved book is adapted to the screen, whether big and silver or small (though have … Continue reading Pre-Reading

The Perfect Chariot

Once again I am astounded at what I don’t know. This realisation resurfaced as I’ve been reading some Norse Myths, skilfully retold by Neil Gaiman (2017). My knowledge of the mythology of this region has been woefully inadequate. Before this new retelling came out, everything I knew (or thought I knew) basically began and ended with … Continue reading The Perfect Chariot