The April 2012 Archive

*Baulkin’ at Sorkin

I just finished watching both series of the from-the-hand-of-Aaron-Sorkin television show Sports Night – yes, Mama, all forty-five episodes. Usually, it would sadden me to put my dowdy boot into a program that rated poorly when it was originally aired but I’m more than willing to so on this occasion, because it’s my impression that many people […]

*The Remains of the Day Job

Approximately one decade ago, I thrust thoughts of Blackrock–style pack rape from my mind and spent a couple of days as a spectator at the National Young Writers Festival in Newcastle. I had an excellent time on both occasions and, while unquestionably the most memorable thing for me was seeing Helen Demidenko in the flesh […]