Author Archives: Cat

Reading prison visit

Reading prison – famous for once housing Oscar Wilde – has been disused for some years and since then there’s been a constant tug-of-war whether the site should be used culturally, as housing for the homeless, or sold for yet … Continue reading

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My 10 year Twitter anniversary!

Today is my ten year Twitter anniversary. If my account was German it would by now have gone through Kindergarten and primary school and be starting in secondary school. I could talk for hours what Twitter means to me, the … Continue reading

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Review: All That Remains by Patricia Cornwell

I’d criticised Postmortem and Body of Evidence for the actual crime solving where all the things they did wouldn’t really amount to catching the murderer and All that Remains is no different though, strangely, even more infuriating. Full spoilers for … Continue reading

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Today I walked 30k steps over 20km!

Today I walked 30k steps over 20km and unlocked a fancy new badge on Fitbit. I actually exceeded 25k steps for the first time today, too! I didn’t do any fancy long walks though, ‘just’ a walk of 15k steps … Continue reading

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My great-grandma

As part of a series on families who have lived in the town for many years, the local paper recently published a group photo from a wedding in the early 50s which my great-grandma and my grandad amongst other family … Continue reading

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Review: Body of Evidence by Patricia Cornwell

Body of Evidence is the second book of Patricia Cornwell’s Kay Scarpetta series which I’m currently revisiting in order to bring myself up to speed to read the books she’s released over the last ten years. Review of Postmortem, book … Continue reading

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Food and other things [Week 6] – #carocat2017

The opening of The Stalker which drew me in straight away. Full review here. 36/365 Dinner: cheesey bread with [colourless!] bruschetta and vegetarian fried thing. Pretty good, picture doesn’t do justice! 37/365 Probably my favourite food in the world: homemade … Continue reading

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