I started this blog several years ago, for various reasons, and it has afforded me some amazing opportunities by putting me in touch with authors and filmmakers seeking my opinion on their work. By putting that opinion out into the world, there is always the probability that your work will not be well received by the author or filmmaker who requested the review, but also from readers and other persons.
I have always said that, above all, I will endeavour to give an honest review of the works submitted to me, or the ones I chose to buy and review. And I always have. This honesty was questioned yesterday by an author who requested a review of his work A Year in the Life of a Revolutionist. Continue reading