Crashing off the top shelf

The other day I reached for a book on the top shelf and a stack of board games and books crashed upon me, along with a torrent of postcards that I have forgotten about, but most have little pin holes in them from where I tacked them into my walls. I can’t decide whether or […]

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Droids

Y’know that scene in Attack of the Clones? When they’re in the Naboo Cruiser and they’re being chased by the Trade Federation. And something happens to the roof of the Cruiser, and they have to send the droids out to fix it. So the droids are out there, hard at work, fixing it. Then one […]

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“We took somebody’s bumper off.” Talking about The Immortal Jellyfish with the film’s creators

I spoke with producer and actress Holly Ellis and director and writer Dusty Bias about their new film The Immortal Jellyfish. Holly worked on our Sticky series for years, as an actress, writer, and director, and I’m a big fan of everything she does, which is why when I heard that she and longtime collaborator […]

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Cocteau Twins for Life

Perhaps more than any band I’ve loved it is the Cocteau Twins that have seen me most thoroughly through life. My bedroom window in our home on the corner of Kingston Road and some other road that ended in a cul-de-sac which name escapes me looked out on the side yard. The green of the […]

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