Monthly Archives: March 2016

Can crosswords be art?

So. Someone was asking whether video games can be art. Now, I’m not particularly bothered about video games as such: apart from a brief dabble with Angry Birds a couple of years ago and a few goes at Age of Mythology (machine opponent always set on ‘easy’) I haven’t really played them. What interests me […]

Watching Frank

  So. I was watching Frank. An odd film, but one which addresses the question of inspiration (or may be creeps up on it then runs away). Early on, the protagonist (I’m going to call him Bob as I can’t remember his name at the minute) is trying to write a song. Bob takes his […]