Fear and Darkness in The Karate Kid. (Or, how I learned to look properly at Johnny Lawrence.)

If someone had told my thirteen year old self I’d be writing a blog post (not that there were such things as blogs when I was thirteen!) on the subject of The Karate Kid’s chief antagonist, Johnny Lawrence, I’d have giggled pathetically and pledged eternal allegiance to Daniel LaRusso.

Birthday Resolutions

Everyone has their milestones through the year, I think. For me, apart from New Year’s Day, there’s the start of the Autumn term, and, especially now I’m getting older, my birthday, which was yesterday. It’s a time to reassess, I suppose, and to try to put some things in place for the following year. I […]

‘Snowflakes Over Bay Tree Terrace’ – written by Fay Keenan #BookReview @faykeenan @rararesources @BoldwoodBooks

Originally posted on Tizi’s Book Review:
A good neighbour is worth more than a distant friend… Synopsis As the snowflakes fall, new love blossoms… When teacher Florence Ashton receives a surprise inheritance, she decides to make the life-changing decision to up sticks to the charming town of Willowbury in Somerset. With a new house…