Review- ‘Pig Iron’ by Ben Myers

It’s been a few days since I’ve written a post. Quite a lot has happened that’s meant that I’ve had to make a bit of a rethink for my short-term future. But on the good side, I’ve finally been able to review something I was trying to get hold of for quite some time. Pig Iron by journalist/novelist Ben Myers. Continue reading


Review- Bruce Springsteen at The Stadium Of Light, Sunderland, Thursday 21st June

I’ll start with a quick statement. I’ve never been to a stadium show before- in fact, over the last 2-and-a-half years, the largest venue I’ve been in has been Manchester Apollo- the vast majority of places with a capacity of about 350. At The Stadium Of Light, Sunderland AFC’s ground, 55,000 braved the inclement weather for a man rightfully nicknamed, ‘The Boss’. Bit of a culture shock, then. Continue reading

1, 2, 3, 4, I Declare a Nerf War!

This is a little sad. This post will actually be the last one I make while living where I am right now. I’m going back home today until September, providing I get a decent enough degree and can work in order to build up funds so I can move back to Preston. But yeah, I could pine on about how I’m going to miss things, but as I said, all being well I’ll be back in a few months, so…yeah. Continue reading