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Writing

  1. w/e 25 February 2018

    Museum in a Box, ‘The Shape of Water’, ‘Search Party’ and ‘Battlefield 1’.

  2. Save the Cat! by Blake Snyder

    I recently read Save the Cat!: The Last Book on Screenwriting That You’ll Ever Need by Blake Snyder…

  3. w/e 18 February 2018

    ‘The Memory of Water’, ‘Red Star Over Russia’, The Story 2018, and quitting things.

  4. w/e 11 February 2018

    More acting classes, part-way through another laborious personal project, season six of ‘Spiral’, and episode recaps.

  5. w/e 4 February 2018

    ‘Feud: Bette and Joan’, ‘What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?’, ‘Game of Thrones’ season seven, and Femi Temowo and Engines Orchestra.

  6. w/e 28 January 2018

    ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’, ‘Moeder’ and line-learning.

  7. Domains for good

    Is there something worthwhile we could do with expired domain names?

  8. f/e 21 Jan 2018

    Two plays, season one of ‘Justified’, a new term of acting classes, and a “workshop”.

  9. The “stuff” we create

    I’ve rewritten the site moving from Movable Type and PHP to Django. It’s taken months of work over several years.

  10. w/e 7 January 2018

    ‘Good Time’, ‘The Florida Project’, ‘Spiral’, ‘McMafia’ and nearly getting some code live.

  11. Hello RSS people

    The RSS feeds might break when I change the site’s code soon.

  12. f/e 31 December 2017

    Christmas and the end of the year.

  13. I’ll meet you in Cathedrals

    On the Fitzrovia/Bloomsbury border; Foursquare’s peculiar names for London neighbourhoods; and the Northbank and Midtown Business Improvement Districts.

  14. w/e 17 December 2017

    This week, double acting and sort-of-finishing some code.

  15. w/e 10 December 2017

    ‘How to Win Against History’, an amazing moment in acting class, and struggling with ‘Elite: Dangerous’.

  16. The foco

    A parallel between the success of the Cuban Revolution and changing large organisations.

  17. w/e 3 December 2017

    Mostly Larry McMurtry’s ‘Lonesome Dove’.

  18. w/e 26 November 2017

    A good mixture of acting stuff and web stuff this week.

  19. w/e 19 November 2017

    ‘The Good Wife’, ‘The Good Fight’, and acting classes.

  20. w/e 5 November 2017

    This week I spent four hours each weekday exploring how to adapt a classic play, to set it in modern-day England.

  21. w/e 29 October 2017

    WordPress, Japanese, The Death of Stalin, The Vietnam War and a happy gig.

  22. Board games for two players

    Board games that work well with two players, as suggested by people on twitter.

  23. Combining HTML files with a Django website

    Wondering how to host and serve lots of old HTML files when I move most of this site to Django.

  24. w/e 15 October 2017

    WordPress, RSS feeds, ‘Accident’, ‘Blade Runner 2049’, Lingua Franca, Diet Cig, Aldous Harding, ‘Back’.