Prince – RIP & What Did His Soul Plan Say?

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Today was one of those surreal moments.  A friend called me this afternoon just as the story was breaking to ask me if I’d heard that Prince had died.  I was blissfully unaware and hadn’t heard.

We were on the phone for well over an hour as the news broke.  At first the TMZ website was only saying that ‘someone’ ...

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David Bowie – How Can I Miss A Man I Never Really Knew?

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Today I am thinking, well, nothing new there I suppose, but today I am thinking about how you can miss someone that you never knew. How you can miss someone that you’d never met. How you can miss someone that you’d only ever seen on TV or as the face of an album cover.
 
I have ...
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RIP 2013 – Are You Living or Just Waiting to Die?

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LET US ALL LIVE WHILE WE ARE ALIVE & HAVE THE TIME OF OUR LIVES!

I just had one of those moments (well actually you will need to sit down and hold the scroll key because as it turns out it was quite a long moment). I watched Dirty Dancing (again) last night and Patrick Swayze is of course no longer with us.

Today I watched the Jackson 5 Story which partly centres around Michael Jackson, another talent seemingly ...

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What has death taught me about life? RIP Nelson Mandela

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“The one thing I have realised about death is that life goes on.”

What do I mean by that?  A couple of high profile people have passed away this week, the most recent being President of South Africa Mr Nelson Mandela.

Nelson Mandela fist

Another was the star of one of my favourite movie franchises, Paul Walker of The Fast & Furious fame.  (For my previous post about Paul Walker go to: Continue Reading →

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Felix Dexter RIP – Did He Know?

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I saw last night that Felix Dexter passed away yesterday.  My condolences to his friends and family.

I grew up laughing at his characters, the London Underground Ticket Collector was a particular favourite. I saw him perform a couple of times and we were Facebook friends however we’d never actually sat down and chewed the fat.

There are lots of tribute posts being written today, and rightly so for a man who was a modern day black comedy legend and pioneer for ...

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