my week in photos
Lifestyle

Highlights of the week

This week's post is a bit longer than usual because I completely missed off some of my bookmarked posts last week! Silly, Emma! Also, I have discovered Bloglovin! But rather than making this post ridiculously long, I'm going to do a separate post in the week for some blogs and posts that I've fallen in… Continue reading Highlights of the week

Film, Lifestyle

My favourite films seen in 2013

I have had to re-work my usual 'best of' list because it would appear that I've only been to the cinema ten times this year. Ten! I am shocked and appalled but, hey, you've gotta work with what you've got. Out of the list of new UK cinema releases in 2013, this is my solid… Continue reading My favourite films seen in 2013

feminism, Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Fictional female role models

I got to thinking the other day about the TV shows that I watch and I realised that they feature some pretty bad-ass, strong women in leading roles. The Mentalist, Fringe, The Big Bang Theory and Chuck all feature great female characters. And those that are no longer in production, such as Buffy the Vampire… Continue reading Fictional female role models

chris nolan
Film

Top 10 Directors

After seeing The Dark Knight Rises, I came out of the cinema claiming that Chris Nolan is quite possibly my favourite current working director. And then I got to discussing my top ten directors with my other half. I previously blogged about this a couple of years ago (three years ago Chris Nolan didn't even… Continue reading Top 10 Directors