About Time

Today we ponder the 2013 Time Travel romance flick About Time. Instantly impressed with the casting – you never can go wrong with Bill Nighy and the gorgeous Rachel McAdam’s lights up the screen as she does any other set – but the wild card here is Domhnall Gleeson, a refreshing protagonist and an interestingContinue reading “About Time”

Time Flies on Gin Lane

Rachael ‘The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world’ – Edgar Allan Poe Rachael was in love with the wrong woman. The first time Rachael had met Susanna, she had taken her breath away. They became close, but Rachael knew that they could be so much more. SueContinue reading “Time Flies on Gin Lane”

The Myopian Defence

Roger Roger needed to wrangle those beautiful idiot savants Danny and Stanley and hope that their miraculous but fortunate blunder could be reverse engineered to fit the specifications of the contract. He had received specific co-ordinates from his contact at the Myopian Cooperative Defence Council, but right now that did not concern him. He wantedContinue reading “The Myopian Defence”

The Myopian Defence

Roger Roger could hardly believe his luck. He was almost certain that this project was doomed. Luck had never been something that he had factored into strategic planning. He relied on sound research and a skilled team of analysts. On this project he had a clear lack of each, and yet he still achieved hisContinue reading “The Myopian Defence”

Time Flies on Gin Lane

The Mandela Effect ‘Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.’― Charles Bukowski Susanna awoke on a hospital bed, blinking hard as her eyes acclimatised to the strong fluorescent light. The incessant sounds of beeping coupled with bouts of urgent background conversation suggested that she was in the emergency ward. SusannaContinue reading “Time Flies on Gin Lane”

Time Flies on Gin Lane

Suzette ‘That is my ambition, to have killed more people — more helpless people — than any man or woman who has ever lived.’ – Jane Toppan Suzette Cromwell crept into her apartment, carefully closing the door behind her to avoid waking Raquel. Raquel had consumed a considerable amount of wine last night, and combinedContinue reading “Time Flies on Gin Lane”

The Myopian Defence

Abe Abe roused with a dust caked throat. He gasped, spluttered, and coughed up a mixture of saliva and sandy debris. He doubled over, heaving for a few seconds, trying to clear out the foreign matter in his throat and lungs. In his fit of dry reaching his vision blurred with grimy tears, and heContinue reading “The Myopian Defence”

The Myopian Defence

Roger Roger Roger Emerson was hoping for a stress-free day. He’d even settle for boring. Boring, now that sounds nice, he thought. What was likely on the menu, however, was one catastrophic shit storm after another. He awoke at 5am to begin his workout regime surrounded by the sparkling view of Acetyl city from hisContinue reading “The Myopian Defence”

Time Flies on Gin Lane

Daniel Day-Lewis Day ‘I suppose I have a highly developed capacity for self-delusion, so it’s no problem for me to believe that I’m somebody else.’ – Daniel Day-Lewis Susanna opened her eyes, staring at an object hanging from the middle of the ceiling with confusion for several moments, eventually comprehending that it was a lightContinue reading “Time Flies on Gin Lane”