Monthly Archives: June 2013

Heir to Greatness: Part 2 – Alexander’s Empire

Alexander the Great (as he would come to be known) was born in 356BC in Pella, the capital of the Kingdom of Macedon. He was the son of Philip II and Olympias, and was educated in his youth by the … Continue reading

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Heir to Greatness: Part 1 – Introduction

This is the first part in what I hope will be a weekly series (at least for a while). At the moment I intend for it to go on for at least six week, although that might blow out if … Continue reading

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Blogging while…

…watching Breaking Bad – Season 4. Any good? Of course it is. Brilliant writing, outstanding performances, cinematic-style direction and a bleak, confronting setting. There’s a reason it’s been consistently winning awards. As far as this season living up to the … Continue reading

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New Man of Steel Trailer

Looks more epic than I thought it would. And that Russell Crowe/Michael Shannon faceoff, blisteringly intense (I hope).

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What I’m Working On: June 2013

Can’t say too much, I’m paranoid that way – from experience I’ve learnt that the best way to kill a cool idea is to let it loose before it’s ready. But I’ve got to give you something, so here’s the … Continue reading

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