Category Archives: Reviews

On writing – A review

Recently I read Stephen King’s ‘On writing’. I would recommend it to everyone; not only to people who try to get words on paper or screen. Why would I do that? Because this book is more like a friendly conversation than … Continue reading

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VidCon 2013 summary of my experiences

VidCon 2013 happened. I took part in it and had a blast. Many other people did as well. Everybody had many different experiences and it was entirely possible to be at the event for the whole time and not meet … Continue reading

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Despicable me – A review (reposted from 2010)

I thought I repost the original review I wrote of the first ‘Despicable Me’ movie two years ago. Just so you can see how much I loved that one. I took the kids today and we watched ‘Despicable me’ in … Continue reading

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Despicable Me 2 – A review

I really loved Despicable Me. So I took my daughter and went to the movies to see Despicable Me 2. I came with high expectations and mostly they were met. However, there were two problems I had with the movie … Continue reading

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Joyland – A review

Some authors are a safe bet. You know, no matter what subject matter they approach, they will give you a good story. They will entertain you. The writing will be superb. And they will not leave you hanging. No matter … Continue reading

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Lost in translation – The comedy of Loriot

Sometimes I wish everybody would speak German, just so that I could share the genius that is Loriot. Loriot was a comedic actor who was most famous in the 70s and 80s in Germany. His birth name was Vicco von … Continue reading

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Oh Harry Crane, whatever happened to you?

Let’s talk TV. (Warning, spoilers ahead.) Just like many other people, I too watch the misogynistic den that is the show Mad Men on Sunday nights. (Actually on Monday nights, because we don’t have cable anymore and need to wait … Continue reading

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