Small Town Creed by Paul D. Brazill

When You’re Growing Up In A Small Town/ You Hate It And You Want To Get Out.’ Lou Reed. ‘The lowest and vilest alleys in London do not present a more dreadful record of sin than does the smiling and beautiful countryside.’Sherlock Holmes And small town America seems to be even worse. If we goContinue reading “Small Town Creed by Paul D. Brazill”

A Film For Friday: Alan Savage on Blue Velvet by David Lynch

    Dark: a word that is so over-used these days, it has become one of those sound-bite clichés. But it might have been invented to describe a film like ‘Blue Velvet’. Because the dark side is certainly what this film delves into: both psychologically and sexually.   I saw ‘Blue Velvet’ in a cinemaContinue reading “A Film For Friday: Alan Savage on Blue Velvet by David Lynch”