It was a few months ago, when I wrote an article about my sudden awakening to what mental illness can do to people. In fact it was a rude awakening because I was left in a uncomfortable state. I was ashamed that I had gone 24 years without acknowledging the devastating black hole that is […]Read more "Matters of the Mind: Reacting to Mental Illness"
As I’m the owner and curator of the best thing since sliced bread, I thought I’d recommend a read of the best articles on Marvin’s Corridor, this year. There were some stinkers, admittedly, but mostly gems that should be in your bookmarks. I’m going to be frank with you, since most bloggers aren’t, I’m doing […]Read more "The Best Articles of Marvin’s Corridor"
Didn’t listen to it. Won’t be listening to it. Don’t ask me to listen to it.Read more "Beyoncé – Album Review"
No one gives a shit about Miley Cyrus, stop asking me if I watched her performance last week. Twerking is just dancing. Get over it. Please. Human solidarity can last for a week or two after the death of an iconic figure such as Nelson Mandela. No one really gave a shit about the Blurred […]Read more "What 2013 Has Taught Us"
I am man. I have a penis. I have urges. I have a brain. I am told that woman is my conquest. I was always told I am the hunter, never the hunted. She is my prey. She has a vagina. She has urges. So who is she to reject my advances? Well, she also […]Read more "I Am Man"
I have to stress immediately, that the views here represent that of only myself, and not the other contributors to Marvin’s Corridor. You see, people on the internet are an incredibly sensitive bunch, myself included. So when people talk about their releases of the year, they should always stress whose opinion they are representing. The […]Read more "My Music Releases of 2013 (Revised)"
Following on from the recent ‘Man and His Emotions’ series of articles, Calum and I decided to delve deeper into the subject to find out just what people thought about it. We conducted a two-pronged study, Calum ran the focus group, whilst I formulated the survey and analysed the results. On behalf of Calum and […]Read more "Man and His Emotions Part III: The Results From The Study"
By Calum Jacobs The moment a new artist emerges; the temptation to liken them to an act that came before can be almost automatic. Comparison, they say, is the thief of joy, yet it also exists as a convenient tool to describe something new, which is nonetheless reminiscent of the subtle shades of meaning that […]Read more "Kelela – CUT 4 ME"
Do you remember that game you used to play to pass the time on those wet afternoons? The one where you couldn’t touch the carpet otherwise you would be destroyed by the searing molten lava? Or the superhero you created from scratch with a utility belt that would have Batman begging for a job outside […]Read more "We’re All Born Creative"
I’m back after a stint off due to a paying job taking preference. Today is Monday. R.I.P Paul Walker. Have you ever watched egg porn? Fair play to Tom Daley, although we kinda knew already pal. Amazon Drones? I really hope an employee loads it with a package of dog shit and drops it over […]Read more "A Post About Nothing – 2nd December"