Trip Pictures – Part 2

We ate lunch at The Eagle and Child - meeting place of the Inklings, a group of writers including J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis.

Keep Calm And Wear A Trench Coat

Yesterday, one of my dearest, most treasured dreams became a reality.  I got a trench coat. I can't exactly remember when my fascination with trench coats came about.  It seems that in every movie I watch, and book I read, at least one character has one of these incredible coats.  (And more often than not, it's … Continue reading Keep Calm And Wear A Trench Coat


Last night, I was watching the special features for The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn. Jamie Bell, the actor who played Tintin in the show, was saying how honored he was to be playing a role loved by so many people for generations. He said that Tintin has been his hero for years. … Continue reading Hero