All hail to Chelsea

Onto my exercise bike this morning, and off we go with a new Netflix documentary series Chelsea Does… It’s so refreshing to see a female comic, perhaps the one of the most famous, addressing issues that are relevant to our world today. I watched the racism episode with curiosity and disbelief as Chelsea travelled around […]

What a year for Alicia Vikander and Oscar Isaac

In a crazy bout of coincidence I went to the pharmacy today and saw Alicia Vikander on the cover of Vogue. I just had to buy it, given that last night, by complete chance, we happened upon her superb performance in Ex-Machina alongside Oscar Isaac, who is one of the newest cast members in Star […]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

I went to see Return of the Jedi and the Empire Strikes Back in the theatre. I remember Luke Skywalker taking an awfully long time to get out of the swamp and looking back perhaps it was because I just wanted more of Han Solo. I remembered have a school girl crush on Han Solo and how […]

Robin Williams, goodbye.

I was on my way to Nanaimo on the ferry last night, sitting reading my book in the waiting room, when I heard a women outside say to someone, “Did you hear Robin Williams died?” I felt like someone had walked down my back. I couldn’t believe he could be gone. He was so much […]