Category Archives: Dr Watson

Holmes’ ideal woman – ordinary or extraordinary?

Recently I saw a poll on social media (Facebook probably, I really should make a note of these things) asking people who they liked the most, Molly or Irene from BBC Sherlock. Now, I’m not sure exactly what they meant … Continue reading

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BBC Sherlock – which episode gets the Gold Medal?

It’s a tough one this.  How do you choose when each episode has so much to offer?  Husband favours A Scandal in Belgravia but that probably has more to do with Lara Pulver’s naked body than anything else.  For me, … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes – what’s the sexual attraction?

Indulging my fantasies? No sorry – Sherlock Holmes is definitely not my type. I’ve been lucky, most reviews of my novel have been  favourable and really understood what I was trying to achieve.  But I did come across one the … Continue reading

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Undershaw – the fight goes on

Yesterday’s court hearing to decide the fate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s former home, did not prove as decisive as everyone had hoped.  The judge has postponed the outcome and will not give a verdict until the end of July. … Continue reading

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A twist on The Empty House? Can’t wait

*****Spoiler alert***** ‘Sherlock star and co-writer Mark Gatiss has revealed Dr Watson may not be pleased to see Sherlock, when he returns from the dead in the new series. Gatiss revealed that, as in Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan … Continue reading

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Keep calm and consult the consultants . . .

Husband thought this would make a rubbish blog, but as I don’t always pay attention to him, I thought I’d write it anyway.  Living with a fellow Holmesian certainly does prompt some interesting discussions across the dinner table, especially when … Continue reading

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A female Dr Watson? Perhaps it’s a step too far

Doctor Watson a woman?  I have so many mixed feelings kicking around in my head right now. I’ve just picked up the paper on my way to work and seen that CBS have cast Lucy Liu to play the role … Continue reading

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