From time to time, likely on a weekly basis, I will be featuring photos, stories, etc. that I hope you will enjoy – nothing too heavy but not necessarily fluff either.
Who is the greatest selling author in the world? If you said William Shakespeare you wouldn’t be wrong as he is tied with Agatha Christie for that distinctive honour according to Google. This forty years after her death in 1976. Of course, William has been dead a few centuries longer than that (1616). Why do … Continue reading The best selling author of all time
Recently one morning on Facebook they had one of those quizzes where they listed about 50 places and then asked how many you had been to and people were saying 11, 15 etc and I don’t pay much attention to these because they then tailor ads to you based on your answers and I feel … Continue reading I’d go the whole wild world
Today I have been contemplating the nature of cats. I would like to point out some obvious truisms that you didn’t really think about when you went out and purchased or adopted one of these adorable creatures of the feline persuasion. The first is…you may think what your cat is saying is meow but … Continue reading Truisms regarding Fluffy!
Aardman Animations was co-founded in 1972 by David Sproxton and Peter Lord in Bristol, England and are famous worldwide for their Wallace and Gromit features. Nick Park who joined them won Aardman Animations first Oscar with “Creature Comforts”. Until Chicken Run, the focus of Aardman Animations had been animated shorts and TV commercials. Three of … Continue reading The art of Nick Park and Peter Lord