Month: February 2015

Big Love

The fabulous women in charge at Standard Issue magazine are collecting recommendations for your next television box set. Here’s me writing about why you should opt for the brilliant HBO drama, Big Love.

The Wasp, Hampstead Theatre

Chain-smoking Carla (MyAnna Buring) works at her local Morrisons and is pregnant with her fifth child. Heather is wealthy, left-leaning and Guardian-reading and has been trying for four years to have a baby. The two women were at school together, and,… Read More ›


I left the cinema feeling wiped out and emotionally drained, exhausted after not been allowed to relax for almost two hours. Whiplash is a gruelling experience for the audience, but that’s nothing compared to what is undergone by its protagonist, Andrew, a drummer just… Read More ›