It is years ago now, but from memory it was Nico who was most appalled by my -admittedly quite appalling- book system. Now, after 18 m..
A trend I have been watching my entire career is achieving escape velocity right before my very eyes. That which was the Great Hope of..
These early mornings in London look like someone has shot the whole place up with a diamond cannon. Leaving the house before the sun is up..
Why? well they have to live somewhere. A city living in its own afterlife. Why not?
The streets of L..
Strange week ending with a strange weekend.
So much so that I’m tempted to replace my existing astrological forecasting regime with..
The woman behind the counter points to the wall of books on her left.
“Everything to do with the death penalty is on this wall. The..
Waiting for a decent magical summer is like waiting for a decent British summer. (Wettest April to June on record. And records go back..
More people searched for the term “Kindle” than “iPad” both before and after Christmas. That never happens.
It’s supposed to go “iP..
It wouldn’t be the end of the year in media without a twitterstream clogged with trends, predictions and ‘Top 7′ lists.
A lot of the time, you aren’t actually in the business that you think you are.
There is Seth Godin’s famous analogy of how many rai..
So this is a gripping book, let’s start with that. If you’re just here to skim down and see if it goes on your wishlist then yes… it..
How many people alive today fit the classic definition of a wizard? Like in the fairytale sense?
Lon Milo DuQuette would probably ..
You may have heard the news elsewhere but the good Mr Miller has embarked on a little forced migration. His full note to readers is at..
This review was a long time coming because, to be honest, I wasn’t sure where to begin. Is The Octavo that rarest of things… Someth..
Owen Davies’s Grimoires took me a while to get through. But it’s a good thing this is a blog rather than a daily newspaper so I don’t just..
I loves me a bit of Hutton. But then, I loves me a bit of Hitchens, too.
So it was with great interest that I consumed the followin..
This wasn’t a book I expected to read cover to cover. Not because it’s large, but because a goodly chunk of it is a list of herbs and esse..
Colour me in..
Perhaps I should elaborate on my comment on Jason’s post about the 4HWW. Because I suspect we’re talking across purposes here.
The founder of the company is apparently Buddhist, he d..
I didn’t specify my own target. And I think we all know how that ends.
But looking on the bright side, my error..
Answer: You don’t need to inherent a brewery fortune in ..
It’s something I’m..
Always nice when you can get more mileage out of a post title. Even better when it lets you open with an image of the magnificent Bob Lobl..