This blog shuffled into life 10 years ago today. The first post was inevitably a tad meta, but it also had room for Murakami, pencils and vodka. In fact, I wonder whether I should have called it Pencils and Vodka.
I had the vague notion that the blog would be a record of what I was reading and watching and listening to, but it quickly took a detour. Still, just for old time’s sake...
- Good Night and Good Riddance: How Thirty-Five Years of John Peel Helped to Shape Modern Life, by David Cavanagh
- Magical Girl (2014, dir: Carlos Vermut)
- The Archers
Anyway, to mark the occasion in traditional style, here’s a tastefully saucy picture of Helen Mirren: