Charmed Life – Chrestomanci #1

Wait, is that Hogwarts? Why yes, yes it is. Welcome to Februari on the blog, where we'll be going through one of the best fantasy quartets ever: Diana Wynne Jones's┬áChrestomanci┬áseries. Diana Wynne Jones was a brilliantly funny, creative and engaging children's fiction writer, and she is definitely┬ánot famous enough. This was one talented lady, and … Continue reading Charmed Life – Chrestomanci #1

Black Medicine (Edinburgh)

It's a student/hipster Edinburgh staple - and yes, I know I'm stretching it a lot by going here for a tea review, but with storm Gertrude running amok I felt like comfort and no more than a short walk. So Black Medicine it is! This is, by all accounts, a coffee shop. Don't be tricked … Continue reading Black Medicine (Edinburgh)