Miranda July Speaks The Truth

At no better time could this have landed in my inbox.   YOU GIVE INTO DISTRACTION AS IF IT IS A MURDERER. YOU LAY THERE, WAITING TO BE KILLED. TODAY: FIGHT FOR YOUR LIFE. GOOD LUCK, MIRANDA   This quote is getting printed out and blu-tacked to the wall. Thank you Miranda July.     Photo via Daniel Boud.

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Review: The Babadook (Film, 2014)

In which I share my Friday the 13th movie for this year, a horror film about the mind’s ability to bring the shadows of grief and worry to life.     I didn’t exactly plan to make yesterday’s Friday the 13th a scary movie night! I really wanted to see The Babadook but really did not […]

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Do you know Colin Thompson?

In which I introduce you to Colin Thompson — award-winning author, illustrator, tech gadget fiend and bit of an inspiration.    I had the great pleasure of wrangling the easily distracted Colin Thompson for an interview earlier this week for a web series. In truth, he was in excellent spirits and I think we (me and […]

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