Behind the Bookshelf

In the 13th century the Mongol hordes, under Hulagu Khan, lay siege to the medieval metropolis of Baghdad. The city’s […]

When Marnie Was There

When Marnie Was There has everything a good Studio Ghibli film has: mystery, magic, depth, values – and an air of whimsy

The Kings and McQueens of Fashion

As McQueen once said, his clothing is like “armour for the female”. Like Boadicea, he produces “warrior women”, empowering women to dress in the most beautifully feminine way possible.

Empty Nesters

We all come to a point in our lives where we must move away from the family home. Do you […]

Fluid Faith

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always struggled with the question, “Are you religious?” As a youngin, I […]