Thoughts and ramblings of an ageing, music loving, Sci-Fi geek…

Pets – how an animal can change your life

Well hello. Been more than a while since I posted anything. I’m still here, no particular reason for the absence just other priorities, nothing of note to comment on or just a general lack of enthusiasm/motivation. However recently there’s been a significant change in my life and it’s given me a real boost and a good excuse to post something new. (more…)

rockstar6662 / 10th June 2018 / Thoughts, Uncategorized, Updates / 0 Comments

Rediscovery – When the button clicks

Ever watched a TV show or movie and just thought, “that did nothing for me” or bought an album, listened to it and just thought “meh, don’t get it”.

Then have you picked that album up and listened to it again, watched the TV show or movie and for some reason it “clicked”, made sense, you “got it”?

This has happened to me and I’ve often wondered why. (more…)

rockstar6662 / 2nd September 2015 / Music, Thoughts, TV Shows / 0 Comments

Good shows, bad shows, when do you stop watching?

What makes a good TV show? Why do we watch the ones we do? More importantly how long do you give a new show a chance to make an impression?

This is a question I’ve been asking myself after becoming bored with a few shows I’ve had on my watch list and deciding not to continue with. After tweeting that one show had become very slow and tedious, a friend quite rightly said “stop watching it then”. I’d got so far with it but really started to ask myself why I was still watching. Was it the investment in time I’d already made making me carry on just to see if it improved? (more…)

rockstar6662 / 18th February 2015 / Thoughts, TV Shows / 0 Comments