The following is a guest post. Spoiler alert: This post contains spoilers about Sherlock Series 3.
The following is a guest post. Do you believe in ghosts? Britain has a well-deserved reputation of being the most haunted country in the world. On more than one occasion I have taken a skeptic American back to the land of my birth and visited places on this list and, on each and every occasion, […]
The following is a guest post. Although quite a bit happened in this episode, this review is going to focus on Rose’s attempts to push the occupants of Downton into the Jazz Age. Ever since I started watching Downton, I have been anticipating how the writers would address the age of the flapper.
The following is a guest post. The month of January witnessed a series of new developments for members of British Royal Family which signal a significant (albeit largely quiet) change in how the monarchy will function in the immediate years going forward, especially as the venerable Queen Elizabeth II approaches her 88th birthday and begins […]
The following is a guest post. Spoiler alert: I’m not sure that this mini-series has anything that could actually qualify as spoilers. However, I don’t hold back on any details I felt were relevant to sharing my impressions of the first episode of Fleming. If you want to watch it without any expectations, don’t read […]
The following is a guest post. Not too far from Greenwich, and just across the water from Canary Wharf and the Isle of Dogs, stands the O2, a destination magnet for entertainment seekers from all over the world. The complex houses the world’s busiest music arena, the O2 Arena, as well as the IndigO2, bars […]
The following is a guest post. Words too familiar, or too remote, defeat the purpose of a poet. From those sounds which we hear on small or on coarse occasions, we do not easily receive strong impressions, or delightful images; and words to which we are nearly strangers, whenever they occur, draw that attention on […]
The following is a guest post. In England, a flapjack is not a thick pancake like in America, but an oatmeal bar made with basic ingredients. A flapjack is quick and easy to make and so delicious!
The following is a guest post. Episode four of this series of Downton Abbey largely acts as the foundation for the rest of the remaining episodes, as we watch some characters deal with their secrets while others consider opportunities to move forward.