Creative Planning – Lessons from Bird by Bird

Completing creative work be an overwhelming task, but a brilliant book by Anne Lamott helped me to achieve what can sometimes feel like the impossible. When I was ten years old, I decided the BBC needed a show to fill the Saturday evening slot left by Doctor Who when the season ended. It was 1979, and my pals were developing …

A Killer Serial – The Jinx

A storytelling blend of interview, reportage and imagined narrative makes The Jinx the perfect replacement for people missing their Serial fix. It’s hard to decide which is the more interesting storyline in HBO’s six part documentary series The Jinx: the Life and Deaths of Robert Durst. Durst’s story is fascinatingly macabre: the well known story of the property heir investigated for two murders …