Monthly Archives: August 2014

R.I.P. Lauren Bacall

When I first was exposed to Lauren Bacall, I was watching a program on TV counting down the best movie quotes of all time. One of the quotes I saw came from a movie called To Have and Have Not. … Continue reading

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Film Review: Boyhood | An Evolution on Film

  Earlier this year, I sat down to watch Richard Linklater’s Before trilogy and found it to be one of the best series of films I had ever seen. Part of why I love the series so much is that … Continue reading

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Pop Music: The Big Reveal When Writing Poetry About Lana Del Rey | Electra Heart: Or How I Learned to Love Marina

Recently, I was challenged to write some poetry for a ‘zine I learned about. The editor asked the writers to select verses from songs by Lana Del Rey and write poems inspired by them. The poems could be reinterpretations of … Continue reading

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Film Review: Diabolique | Devils Deux

If I had to guess what is one of the most common subjects people choose to make movies about, it’s murder. It’s not as common as love, purpose, change, and other similar topics about life, but murder is one that … Continue reading

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