A tribute to Carrie Fisher for Star Wars Day (May 4th)

‘I tell my younger friends that no matter how I go, I want it reported that I drowned in moonlight, strangled by my own bra.’ – Carrie Fisher, Wishful Drinking  I wrote a post on my Facebook page when Carrie Fisher died about how much she meant to me, which I’ll copy down below (pleaseContinue reading “A tribute to Carrie Fisher for Star Wars Day (May 4th)”

April Favourites

April kind of started well for me and then crashed into a cliff this last week (apart from Martin’s birthday). However, I did spend a lot of coin this month (I blame the Youtuber Patricia Bright for that sentence) so I have quite a few favourites to share! Also, can we all be proud thatContinue reading “April Favourites”

Feminist Reading Journey: Carrie Fisher ‘The Princess Diarist’

Image: Star Wars: Episode IV- A New Hope/ 20th Century Fox  This year I set myself the challenge to start reading for pleasure again. After doing a degree in English Literature with Film, I kind of lost the time to simply read books for myself, rather than for a particular module. In fact, I’d lost aContinue reading “Feminist Reading Journey: Carrie Fisher ‘The Princess Diarist’”