It’s been a busy couple of days with little time to write or do much else.
I travel to Canterbury tomorrow, and it will be the first time I’ve seen the place in 27 years. However I’m just now realising I have a problem: I don’t think I can fit everything in my suitcases!
It may seem a little morbid, but I have an interest in mysteries, particularly unsolved historical mysteries, and the Jack the Ripper case is one of them. While not the first modern serial killer, Jack the Ripper was surely the first widely recognised example.
Lost my phone, got a new one, took photos, wandered around, met interesting people and killed them. Oh, wait, not that last part. Some fun, some shit, but that is life, is it not?
Star Wars Identities exhibition at London’s O2. Here is a dump of shitloads of pictures.
The starship models were fantastic.
Original Luke Concept Sketches. The character at this point (’74-’75?) was going to be a girl.
Ralph McQuarrie‘s iconic original concept for R2D2 & C3P0. The latter was clearly based on the robot from Fritz Lang’s Metropolis
Ronnie Scott’s is easy to find near Leicester Square and China Town.