As we edge ever closer to the big day, today we turn out attention to one of the biggest awards of the night: Best Director. Will win: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma) Should win: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma) Also nominated: Spike Lee (BlacKkKlansman), Pawel Pawlikowski (Cold War), Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite), Adam McKay (Vice) Alfonso Cuarón is no stranger to the […]
Do you dream of starting your own business doing something you feel passionate about? Are you doing a job you just about tolerate but you don’t know what you should be doing instead? Maybe you are ready to return to work after years of parenting. Well, don’t get too focused on following your passion because […]
In writing the dailiness of life, the reality releases the dream of perfection. In my own writing practice, I’ve returned to the ground of my everyday life – journalling with the daily reality of my material circumstances. I’ve found an excitement in exploring the brevity of the sonnet form, and the openness of its contemporary innovations, to make poetry from my world.
As our lives are so busy, we often crave family time away from the everyday hustle and bustle. But it doesn’t always need to be a big holiday abroad to have a big impact. It can work wonders to just step off the endless mill of work, school, laundry and bath-time, and get away for […]
I was going write a post about how I can’t write anymore. There’s lots of reasons: I have to leave so much out, I’m no longer sure about sharing our lives, and I can’t tell you much that’s new in any case. As you know I won a battle, but the aftermath means that youngest […]
Alice Mechoulam Adri Rocks Rosalie Dielesen Timeliness: This story describes a situation with a quickly approaching deadline. The times articulates that the interim leader of Venezuela and the Trump administration declared the 23rd of February the date that humanitarian aid must reach the country despite Maduro’s blockade of the border. The urgency of this situation […]
Pence Gallery will have an exhibition for painter Jan Schnurr, “Color Shape/Pattern Play,” from March 8 to April 5. The opening reception is 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 8, and an artist talk is from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 17. Both are free. Schnurr is a mixed-media artist who explores the beauty inherent […]
Disclaimer: I was invited to review the below restaurant and our meal was complimentary but all opinions and photos are mine. A few weeks ago, we were hosted by Olley’s Fish Experience, a fish and seafood restaurant located in Herne Hill, South London, opposite Brockwell Park. Olley’s is a bit of an institution. It started life as a humble […]
A women’s circle that is serious and focused is capable of raising enormous amounts of energy and dispersing that energy appropriately.
Looking at 2018’s year in film, I can only come to the conclusion that the world is bummed out. Whether you’re in Harlem or South Korea, family members are held unfairly in prison. Secret agents, superheroes, and self-centered boyfriends will betray you left and right, and no matter how much you complain to the clergy […]
By Michael Cox One could start at having twenty two minutes of aerobic activity in everyday life. Those aerobic activities would make the heart pump faster or just exercise for one to two hour every Saturday and Sunday, maybe squeeze extra thirty minutes in one day. This technique could help you in weight loss Los […]
The just will flourish, still bearing fruit when they are old. Today’s readings urge us to draw life from hearts filled with the goodness and teachings of the Lord … to live virtuous lives that bear sound fruit. In the First Reading, the author uses images from everyday experience to highlight the importance of our […]
ASX 200 up 28 to 6167. US futures down 12. High volume following expiry day yesterday. A brief respite from report overload but once again buyers shrugged off a weak lead from overseas, especially in the banks. Comments from RBA head in front of a parliamentary committee helped sentiment too. Coal miners softer on Chinese […]
…or at least I’ll keep telling myself I am until I full-heartedly believe it. Valentines Day, 2016 – When I woke up that Sunday to face the many couples and families dressed in cheesy themed pink, I told myself I was stronger than I knew. This day, I was even going to prove it by […]