Could The Crystal Maze Be Coming Back to TV?

There is word on the down low that the fabulously fun 90’s game show favourite The Crystal Maze is making a  TV come back. Originally running from 1990 – 1995 (who doesn’t love admiring the amazing 90’s hair styles when watching the show on repeats?) the show clocked up more than 80 episodes before it…

100 Objects Project: #18 The ‘Ex’ Sticker

This very tongue in cheek sticker is from a friend around the time I was having a horrible break up. It was a good 12-13 years ago now, but whenever I uncover this, languishing in a folder or a box, it never fails to make me smile. It started off life just stuck on my wall…

Breaking News: Gene Wilder Dies Age 83

Actor Gene Wilder has died aged 83 after a lifelong service to entertainment. I am saddened to announce with other world news agencies, that the man, the myth, the legend that is Gene Wilder has died, aged 83. Known for his roles in Young Frankenstein, The Producers, Blazing Saddles and Willie Wonker, Gene’s creative presence…

100 Objects Project #17: The One Dollar Bill

This $1 note is from my time in America, where I have a few family members there. My paternal grandmothers little sister became a GI bride back in the 50’s. Her husband had been stationed at the now completely removed air force base, RAF Burtonwood. She was from Gartons Lane in Clock Face, the daughter…

100 Object Project is Back

Another project I want to try and get back into (my poetry being publishing on here being another I’ve just picked back up again) is my ‘100 Object Project’. The idea is I share with you 100 objects from my life that have a particular meaning. It can be anything from an item of clothing,…

Poem: Missing

It’s been a while since I posted one of my poems. So, as we have just celebrated 10 years married this year, I thought I would give you one of my first poems about my husband. Missing Away You went Like lint In the Breeze Reach out To grasp And You’re gone You get on…

YouTube Channel to Watch: Top5s

Recently, my husband discovered the YouTube series called ‘Top5s’ and got me watching it. Now we’re hooked. For those who have never heard of it, it is basically a softly spoken Welsh lad making videos of what he considers to be the top 5 creepy, scary, weird and all round odd events, people or places…

William the Viral Worm

With our newsfeeds seemingly set to ‘miserable’, it is sometimes hard to see the light when it comes to the news. Then, when something light-hearted wanders into the spotlight somehow, people decry it with “is this news?!” And “go report on something more important!”. I say we need the lighter, brighter and fluffier side of…