‘Here Be Monsters’: My Fascination with Cryptozoology

When I started blogging 18 months ago, I made myself a promise. That I would blog about things I enjoy.…

Reading the Classics: 1984

1984 has long been my daughter’s favourite book. Shamefully, my knowledge of the text had had, up until now, been…

Reading the Classics: Wuthering Heights

At the dawn of 2019, I set myself a challenge, to read as many classics as possible this year. I came…

Strange Laws From the UK and Around the World

Just for Fun! Perhaps it’s all the talk of Brexit that made me think about the strange laws I have…

How to Create Your Own Family Tree

I’m a medieval historian by trade, holding a PhD and specialising in gender and the crusades. I am accustomed to…

My Top 5 Ghost-Hunting TV Shows

As a paranormal investigator, I love to watch ghost-hunting TV shows. Watching them cannot only give me some tips and…

My Favourite Latin Phrases

Just for fun! I thought I’d share with you a selection of Latin phrases I’ve come to know over the…