The end of a year is always a sobering time, and at this time in 2012 I was facing my father's impending death from terminal cancer and then having to sell the family home and our family's 'past/life'. It was a 'challenging' year, and this Christmas was also a challenge, but as I sat alone […]
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Christmas in Emmerdale, and everyone's getting on like a house on fire. Oops … Yes, Declan's latest bright idea was to burn Home Farm down and pocket the insurance money. Ah, and it was all going so well too, until the whole thing 'went up in smoke'.
Christmas can be murder. Janine's certainly was. It might take a while, but (like with Emmerdale's Carl) Soap 'baddies' will always get their comeuppance in the end. Janine's performance over the last few weeks has been gripping, and Charlie Brooks is definitely going out on a high.
'Rat-eyes', secrets and lies, 'an eye on the prize' and impending goodbyes.
IMG_2872I'm a bit scared to admit it, but I didn't really enjoy the Christmas week episodes …
According to the media we'd been promised 'laughter all the way', but Christmas on Coronation Street just fell a little bit short on the old 'Ho, ho, ho' for me.
"What on earth makes you say this, Jane?" you gasp.
Despite my very best endeavours I haven't been able to find the time to write this post over the last couple of weeks, and haven't even had time to write any Soapy Corners this week either. I feel really bad about this (and extremely guilty), but they take 2-3 days' work and with Christmas approaching […]