Clipboard with a piece of paper reading ‘open projects’ ready for a list, with a pen and a laptop on a desk
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So have an index!

I’ve arranged it by topic — for now, at least. I’ll try to keep it as updated as possible!

Other Indexes and Lists

The Story of Me and the UK Amazon Associate Programme


General thoughts on Marvel’s What If…? series finale — ep. 9, What If… The Watcher Broke His Oath?

Thor’s hammer
Photo by ANIRUDH on Unsplash

Check out all of my What If..? posts for the entire series here!

BEWARE SPOILERS!

Warning: general discussions of violence, murder, zombies, etc.

There’s also some adult humour/references, because they brought Captain Carter back…


The Newport Rising, 1839, and 22 martyrs to the cause of democracy in Great Britain

Artsily arranged old photos, papers, and pen-and-ink
Photo by Joanna Kosinska on Unsplash

(Warning: this post discusses political struggle, including murder by the military. It also refers to historical capital punishment and torture.)

‘I shall, this night, be engaged in a struggle for freedom and, should it please…


The little-known group of people that fought for democracy in the UK.

Silhouette of a voter posting their ballot in a ballot box
Photo by Element5 Digital on Unsplash

Property requirements meant that only people who owned or rented property that was worth over X amount could vote. (The amount changed from time to time, usually with inflation.)

Chartism was born from the publication of The People’s…


The film was already wow, but somehow the book manages to expand on it and vividly conjure these images which were so striking from the movie.

‘Pan’s Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun’ against a background of a creepy forest
Graphic: reviewer’s own, made with Canva

Title:

Author:

Genre:

A Few Starting Notes:

I received a free digital review copy of this book via NetGalley. …


General thoughts on Marvel’s What If…? episode 8 — What If… Ultron Won?

Artfully arranged comics
Photo by János Venczák on Unsplash

BEWARE SPOILERS!!!

Most of my notes for this episode are variations on ‘oh, sh**!’ — which, while an accurate and understandable response to a lot of this ep., …


The way this family plays hide and seek? Not good.

Grace (Samara Weaving) in her white wedding dress, looking down at the card she just pulled
Via Giphy

Ready or Not is a super-quirky horror film about Grace, who is marrying Alex Le Domas — a member of the rich Le Domas family, who made their money in board games.

(And yes, there is a vibe here that…


General thoughts on Marvel’s What If…? episode 7 — What If… Thor Were An Only Child?

Thor action figure with hammer and cape
Photo by Ravi Palwe on Unsplash

BEWARE SPOILERS!!!!

Warning: brief discussion of racism and colonial practices, brief references to nuclear weapons and general violence

This episode went a long way to proving me right.

(Fandom notes:

Crack fics are fics which contain…

Cee Arr

International woman of mystery (able to confuse people in several countries) writer, blogger @ dorareads.co.uk , Queer, bookish rebel, Welsh, She/Her

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