Tag Archives: George A Romero

The Walking Dad

A spoof TV show poster with the words "The Walking Dad"

Today is a proud landmark for me – this is my 500th post! So much has changed since I wrote my first one, but I think I’ve stayed true to the roots that it established by writing in the same voice, talking about family life and sporadically mentioning zombies! In the time that I’ve been writing …

Diary of the Dad: the reboot

I spent a good chunk of the Christmas holidays watching animated films while Dylan and Xander who, having campaigned tirelessly to have them put on, naff off to empty the kitchen cupboards or chase each other around, shouting “bum bum to you”. I’m so proud. As a result, I’ve been immersed in so many anthropomorphic …

Dawn of the Dad

I’ve always loved zombie films; there’s nothing quite like the chaos that ensues when a group of mismatched survivors hide away from an ever-increasing army of the undead and, one by one, succumb to the inevitable in the name of entertainment. The thing I like most in these films is not the clunky plot and …