• Rachel Whiteread @ Tate Britain (20/1)
  • Aftermath @ Tate Britain (10/8)
  • Anthea Hamilton: The Squash @ Tate Britain (10/8)
  • Picasso 1932 – Love, Fame, Tragedy @ Tate Modern (8/9)
  • Bodys Isek Kingelez: City Dreams @ MoMA (29/10)
  • Toward a Concrete Utopia: Architecture in Yugoslavia, 1948–1980 @ MoMA (29/10)
  • Mary Corse: A Survey in Light Whitney Museum of American Art (2/11)
  • Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960 Whitney Museum of American Art (2/11)
  • Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art, 1965–2018 Whitney Museum of American Art (2/11)
jan 22 2018 ∞
nov 5 2018 +
  • Prodigal Summer Barbara Kingsolver (1/1 - 19/1)
  • If We Were Villains M.L. Rio (20/1 - 28/1)
  • Oryx & Crake Margaret Atwood (29/1 - 18/2)
  • We Were Eight Years In Power: An American Tragedy Ta-Nehisi Coates (19/2 - 17/3)
  • Fallout Sadie Jones (18/3 - 31/3)
  • The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead (1/4 - 13/4)
  • The Buried Giant Kazuo Ishiguro (14/4 - 20/5)
  • The Outcast Sadie Jones (20/5 - 29/5)
  • Call Me By Your Name André Aciman (30/5 - 19/6)
  • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Gail Honeyman (19/6 - 27/6)
  • Why I'm No Longer Talking To White People About Race Reni Eddo-Lodge (27/6 - 9/7)
  • Summerland Michael Chabon (10/7 - 5/8)
  • The Haunting of Hill House Shirley Jackson (6/8 - 17/8)
  • The Summer Book Tove Jansson (18/8 - 27/8)
  • The Virgin Suicides Jeffrey Eugenides (27/8 - 14/9) re-read
  • The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock Imogen Hermes Gowar (14/9 - 24/10)
  • The Importance of Music to Girls (27/9 - 5/11)
  • The Brooklyn Follies Paul Auster (28/10 - 23/11)
  • The Power Naomi Alderman (24/11 - )
jan 2 2018 ∞
nov 26 2018 +

Read

  • Little Women Louisa May Alcott (31/12 - 22/1) carried over from 2016
  • Maps & Legends Michael Chabon (21/1 - 19-2)
  • It Can't Happen Here Sinclair Lewis (6/2 - 17/3)
  • We Should All Be Feminists Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (19/2)
  • War and Peace Leo Tolstoy (19/2 - )
  • The Lying Game Ruth Ware (17/3 - 27/3)
  • Men Explain Things To Me and Other Essays Rebecca Solnit (27/3 - 9/4)
  • Between the World and Me Ta-Nehisi Coates (14/4 - 17/4)
  • Various Pets Alive and Dead Marina Lewycka (27/4 - 29/5)
  • Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (29/5 - 19/6)
  • The Girls Emma Cline (20/6 - 2/7)
  • The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood (3/7 - 26/7)
  • Enduring Love Ian McEwan (27/7 - 18/8)
  • The Man Who Wasn't There Michael Hjorth and Hans Rosenfeldt (18/8 - 28/8)
  • The Goldfinch Donna Tartt (28/8 - 16/10)
  • The Snowman Jo Nesbø (12/10 - 20/11)
  • The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage Philip Pullman (19/10 - 13/11)
jan 1 2017 ∞
apr 4 2018 +
  • The Man Who Watched Women Michael Hjorth and Hans Rosenfeldt (1/1 - 15/1)
  • Meadowland: the private life of an English field John Lewis-Stempel (15/1 - 26/1)
  • The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay Michael Chabon (27/1 - 3/3) re-read
  • In Search of Schrödinger's Cat: Quantum Physics and Reality John Gribbin (4/3 - 29/3)
  • The Woman in Cabin 10 Ruth Ware (29/3 - 31/3)
  • Snowblind Ragnar Jónasson (1/4 - 15/4)
  • Emma Alexander McCall Smith (16/4 - 11/5)
  • Animal: An Autobiography of the Female Body Sara Pascoe (12/5 - 31/5)
  • Career of Evil Robert Galbraith (1/6 - 9/6)
  • Brooklyn Colm Tóibín (10/6 - 21/6)
  • High-Rise JG Ballard (22/6 - 12/7)
  • False Hearts Laura Lam (13/7 - 29/7)
  • The Testament of Mary Colm Tóibín (29/7 - 1/8)
  • Ready Player One Ernest Cline (1/8 - 17/8)
  • I Saw A Man Owen Sheers (17/8 - 31/8)
  • In The Unlikely Event Judy Blume (31/8 - 18/9)
jan 2 2016 ∞
jan 1 2017 +
  • Northern Lights Philip Pullman (30/12 - 21/1) re-read
  • The Subtle Knife Philip Pullman (22/1 - 5/2) re-read
  • The Amber Spyglass Philip Pullman (6/2 - 8/3) re-read
  • The Constant Princess Philippa Gregory (9/3 - 11/4)
  • The Cuckoo's Calling Robert Galbraith (11/4 - 30/4)
  • The Human Stain Philip Roth (1/5 - 18/6)
  • The Silkworm Robert Galbraith (18/6 - 2/7)
  • The Followers Rebecca Wait (5/7 - 11/7)
  • Go Set A Watchman Harper Lee (14/7 - 21/7)
  • Eleven Mark Watson (22/7 - 29/7)
  • And the Mountains Echoed Khaled Hosseini (30/7 - 11/9)
  • The Blinded Man Arne Dahl (14/8 - 28/8)
  • Bad Blood Arne Dahl (12/9 - 18/10)
  • In A Dark, Dark Wood Ruth Ware (18/10 - 21/10)
  • The Martian Andy Weir (21/10 - 2/11)
  • The Narrow Road to the Deep North Richard Flanagan (3/11 - 13/12)
  • Burned Thomas Enger (14/12 - 22/12)
  • Bridget Jones: Mad About The Boy Helen Fielding (23/12 - 30/12)

Unfinished:

  • The Quantum Universe Brian Cox & Jeff Forshaw (8/1 - )
jan 6 2015 ∞
jan 1 2017 +
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  • Scrabble cushion covers
  • Framed collage
  • Knitted headband
  • Crochet throw
  • Chunky knit socks x
  • Patchwork quilt
  • Knitted snood
  • Knitted hat
  • Knitted fingerless mittens
jan 3 2012 ∞
jan 6 2015 +
  • Frank Auerbach @ Tate Britain until 13 March 16 (16/1)
  • Susan Philipsz: War Damaged Musical Instruments @ Tate Britain until 3 April 16 (16/1)
jan 18 2016 ∞
jan 22 2018 +
  • The Greatest Showman (1/1)
  • Strictly Ballroom (11/1)
  • Lion (13/1)
  • The Bronze (27/1)
  • Coco (28/1)
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (4/2)
  • The Cloverfield Paradox (5/2)
  • When We First Met (9/2)
  • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (12/2)
  • Black Panther (17/2)
  • Frances Ha (22/2)
  • Lady Bird (25/2)
  • The Final Year (28/2)
  • Almost Heaven (1/3)
  • I, Tonya (5/3)
  • Captain Fantastic (25/3)
  • Ricki and the Flash (28/3)
  • The Fundamentals of Caring (30/3)
  • Paddington 2 (1/4)
  • The Shape of Water (3/4)
jan 2 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
  • Moana (1/1)
  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2/1)
  • Sing Street (5/1)
  • John Wick (7/1)
  • Selma (12/1)
  • Hail, Caesar! (14/1)
  • La La Land (19/1)
  • Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (25/1)
  • Manchester by the Sea (31/1)
  • 13th (6/2)
  • Green Room (11/2)
  • The Lego Batman Movie (13/2)
  • Loving (16/2)
  • Barry (18/2)
  • OJ: Made In America (25/2 - 6/3)
  • Moonlight (1/3)
  • Mary Poppins (4/3)
  • Logan (5/3)
  • Spy (15/3)
  • Zootropolis (18/3)
  • Beauty and the Beast (2017) (24/3)
jan 1 2017 ∞
jan 2 2018 +
  • The Hateful Eight (12/1)
  • A Most Violent Year (16/1)
  • The Revenant (17/1)
  • The Danish Girl (18/1)
  • Another Day, Another Time (19/1)
  • The Losers (26/1)
  • Inside Out (29/1)
  • Room (1/2)
  • Deadpool (21/2)
  • Spotlight (1/3)
  • Brooklyn (5/3)
  • The Big Short (10/3)
  • Locke (12/3)
  • Slow West (12/3)
  • High-Rise (18/3)
  • Anomalisa
  • 10 Cloverfield Lane (23/3)
  • Midnight Special (14/4)
  • Captain America: Civil War (29/4 & 7/5)
  • X-Men: Apocalypse (24/5)
  • The Nice Guys (30/6)
jan 2 2016 ∞
dec 22 2016 +
  • Snow White and The Huntsman (1/1)
  • The Theory of Everything (5/1)
  • Interstellar (7/1)
  • Wild (20/1)
  • Whiplash (27/1)
  • Frank (14/2)
  • Calvary (20/2)
  • The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (24/2)
  • Still Alice (12/3)
  • The Virgin Suicides
  • Rosewater (27/3)
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron (23/4)
  • 22 Jump Street
  • Jurassic World (14/6)
  • Mad Max: Fury Road (15/6)
  • Now You See Me (28/6)
  • Amy (14/7)
  • Fantastic 4 (2005) (16/7)
  • The Guest (18/7)
  • Ant-Man (19/7)
  • What's Your Number? (20/7)
jan 6 2015 ∞
jan 2 2016 +
  • Pyjamas
  • Toothpaste/brush
  • Comb/hairband
  • Makeup remover/face wash
  • Moisturiser
  • Makeup
  • Deodorant
  • Change of underwear
  • Socks
  • Fresh t-shirt/jumper
  • Towel (depending on where you're staying)
  • Painkillers
dec 15 2010 ∞
jan 6 2015 +
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  • Pecan Pie
  • Oreo cheesecake cupcakes
aug 23 2009 ∞
jan 3 2017 +
aug 30 2012 ∞
jan 6 2015 +
  • Sofar Sounds: Mr Gee, Ben Brown and Iosif Purits @ Bianca Road Brewery (16/1)
  • Harrison Whitford (support act) @ Islington Assembly Hall (23/5)
  • Phoebe Bridgers @ Islington Assembly Hall (23/5)
  • All Points East Festival 2018 @ Victoria Park (27/5)
    • Allie X
    • Octavian
    • Khruangbin
    • Sylvan Esso
    • Father John Misty
    • Beck
    • Björk
  • Flight of the Conchords @ Manchester Arena (28/6)
  • End of the Road Festival 2018 @ Larmer Tree Gardens (30/8-2/9)
    • Bas Jan
    • Yo La Tengo
    • Kiran Leonard
    • Big Thief secret stage
jan 22 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
  • God's Favorite Customer Father John Misty
  • Lavender Half Waif
  • Singularity Jon Hopkins
  • The Future and the Past Natalie Prass
  • Hope to Make Friends & Socialise Camp Cope
  • Clean Soccer Mommy
  • Be the Cowboy Mitski
  • Lush Snail Mail
  • Chris Christine and the Queens
  • Skylight Pinegrove
  • boygenius (EP) boygenius
  • Bark Your Head Off, Dog Hop Along
jun 14 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
  • What Women Want with Amy Annette (feat. Josie Long, Coco Khan and Phil Wang) @ Soho Theatre (10/2)
  • The Empire Podcast Live (feat. Taron Egerton and Ruth Wilson) @ Kings Place (14/2)
  • Hamilton: An American Musical @ Victoria Palace Theatre (7/3)
feb 15 2018 ∞
mar 8 2018 +
  • Stranger in the Alps Phoebe Bridgers
  • Sick Scenes Los Campesinos!
  • No Shape Perfume Genius
  • Turn Out The Lights Julien Baker
  • After Laughter Paramore
  • Moonshine Freeze This Is The Kit
  • Near To The Heart of Life Japandroids
  • A Deeper Understanding The War on Drugs
  • Colors Beck
  • Every Valley Public Service Broadcasting
  • Pure Comedy Father John Misty
dec 13 2017 ∞
jan 22 2018 +
  • Lomelda (support act) @ Scala (22/2)
  • Pinegrove @ Scala (22/2)
  • Lomelda (support act) @ The Portland Arms (26/2)
  • Pinegrove @ The Portland Arms (26/2)
  • Sløtface (support act) @ KOKO London (1/5)
  • Los Campesinos! @ KOKO London (1/5)
  • Kane Strang @ Courtyard Festival (25/5)
  • Pinegrove @ Courtyard Festival (25/5)
  • Lewis Watson (support act) @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire (11/6)
  • Hanson @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire (11/6)
  • Mystery Jets (support act) @ Alexandra Palace (29/7)
  • The Maccabees @ Alexandra Palace (29/7)
  • End of the Road Festival 2017 @ Larmer Tree Gardens (31/8 - 3/9)
    • Slowdive
    • Margaret Glaspy
    • Parquet Courts
    • Ultimate Painting
    • Nadine Shah
feb 23 2017 ∞
nov 15 2017 +
  • The Big Moon (support act) @ O2 Academy Brixton (23/1)
  • The Maccabees @ O2 Academy Brixton (23/1)
  • Public Service Broadcasting @ Brooklyn Bowl O2 (19/2)
  • M83 @ O2 Academy Brixton (23/11)
  • Los Campesinos! @ MOTH Club (4/12)

(This list embarrasses me)

jan 25 2016 ∞
may 5 2017 +
  • Fightstar @ O2 Academy Brixton (27/2)
  • BBC Proms: Prom 16 (Late Night With … BBC Radio 1) @ Royal Albert Hall (29/7)
  • Rachel Sermanni (support act) @ Royal Festival Hall (1/8)
  • Punch Brothers @ Royal Festival Hall (1/8)
  • Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear (support act) @ Royal Festival Hall (2/9)
  • Sufjan Stevens @ Royal Festival Hall (2/9)
  • End of the Road Festival 2015 @ Larmer Tree Gardens (3-6/9)
  • Arcane Roots (support act) @ Troxy (17/10)
  • Fightstar @ Troxy (17/10)
  • Katzenjammer @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire (17/11)
  • Oscar (support act) @ Scala (22/11)
  • Los Campesinos! @ Scala (22/11)
  • The Big Moon (support act) @ O2 Academy Brixton (24/2)
  • Of Monsters and Men @ O2 Academy Brixton (24/2)
jan 6 2015 ∞
nov 26 2015 +
  • The Red Shoes @ Sadler's Wells (5/1)
  • Mr Swallow: Houdini @ Soho Theatre (9/2)
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead @ The Old Vic (14/3)
  • Secret Cinema presents Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! @ Secret Cinema (3/5)
  • Daphne Sounds Expensive Series 2: Episodes 1 & 2 @ BBC Broadcasting House (2/6)
  • Greenwich Comedy Festival: David O'Doghety, Tim Key, Katherine Ryan, Ed Gamble @ Greenwich Comedy Festival, National Maritime Museum (16/9)
  • Jane Eyre @ National Theatre (30/9)
  • Bush Hall Presents with a Festive Tim Key (+ John Robins, Nick Helm and ) @ Bush Hall (20/12)
jan 6 2017 ∞
feb 15 2018 +
  • Daphne Do Edinburgh In London @ Soho Theatre (1/3)
  • Sara Pascoe: Animal @ Soho Theatre (18/5)
  • Daphne's Second Show @ Pleasance Theatre Islington (9/6)
  • Daphne Sounds Expensive: Episodes 3 & 4 @ BBC Broadcasting House (10/7)
  • Harry Potter and The Cursed Child: Part 1 @ Palace Theatre (11/6)
  • Harry Potter and The Cursed Child: Part 2 @ Palace Theatre (14/6)
  • Richard Herring Leicester Square Theatre Podcast: Tom Parry & Elis James @ Leicester Square Theatre (25/7)
  • Adam Buxton: BUG Bowie Special @ Greenwich Comedy Festival, National Maritime Museum (26/7)
  • The Elis James and John Robins Experience @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire (28/10)
  • A Christmas Robins Amongst the Pigeons @ 02 Forum Kentish Town (19/12)
aug 2 2016 ∞
jan 1 2017 +
  • Max and Ivan: The End @ Pleasance Islington (11/2)
  • Stewart Lee: A Room with a Stew @ G Live (26/2)
  • Alex Horne: Monsieur Butterfly @ Soho Theatre (6/5)
  • Greenwich Comedy Festival: Adam Buxton, Sara Pascoe, Richard Herring and John Robins @ National Maritime Museum (19/9)
  • Comedy Couplets (London Literary Festival) @ Royal Festival Hall (5/10)
  • A Robins Amongst The Pigeons (Elis James and John Robins) @ The Phoenix (22/10)
jan 6 2015 ∞
jan 6 2017 +