Category Archives: Wrap-ups

October screentime 2017

American Vandal (season 1) series, Netflix This was definitely over-hyped for me. It was good, but not as good as everyone was telling me it was. I like crime docs sometimes, I like a good spoof with those kind of … Continue reading

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October reads 2017

I’m starting a PhD next month so I’ve got no idea how much non-academic stuff I’m going to get to read – I’ll either be reading less (because of reading so much PhD stuff), or reading more (to procrastinate from … Continue reading

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September reads 2017

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt (novel) I spent most of the month reading this off and on, but I’m still finding it difficult to articulate what I think about it. There were times when I thought it was incredible, both … Continue reading

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August screentime 2017

Castlevania (season 1) series, Netflix This didn’t feel like a full series and seemed to end as soon as it got going (though it is only 4 episodes). It’s more of a prologue to a story rather than a story … Continue reading

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August reads 2017

The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney (novel) I enjoyed this while I was reading it but it hasn’t stayed with at all. I like that the different story threads gradually come together (all centered around one somewhat accidental murder), I … Continue reading

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July screentime 2017

I watched a whole lot of trash in July. Only some of it the good kind… The Circle (2017) film, Netflix This was made worse by the fact it had so much potential to be good. I haven’t read the … Continue reading

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July reads 2017

I’m in the middle of three books at the moment, so August’s wrap-up will, in theory, have a whole lot of stuff. But, for now, the three I finished in what was a very busy month: Stay With Me by … Continue reading

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