Reflections is just what it sounds like: short, sweet thoughts on a piece of writing I’ve come across. My intention is to read more short stories published by literary presses, but I’m sure I’ll draw material from all corners of the internet. Title: Major Tom by C.C. Lewis Source: Nimrod Culture doesn’t die when those … Continue reading Reflections: “Major Tom”
For me, fall is the best season of the year. It's cooler, it's cozier; it's a season best enjoyed only partially outdoors. When the sun goes down, it's time to retreat inside for a warm drink and new, exciting books to read and movies to watch. Historically, fall is the start of Oscar Season: a … Continue reading Fall Movie Season Is Here. And It’s Glorious.
To All the Boys I've Loved Before is a movie so sweet, so pure, after spending 100 minutes in this world you might leave your couch with a sugar high. We pick up the story as 16-year-old Lara Jean Song Covey (Lana Condor) prepares for her junior year of high school. She's bookish, an introvert … Continue reading ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’ – Movie Review
This article originally appeared on Lit To Lens on Sept. 27, 2016. There’s something about The Magnificent Seven that’s not quite right. Directed by Antoine Fuqua on a script from Richard Wenk and Nic Pizzolatto (!), the film stars Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, and Lee Byung-hun. It’s ferocious as hell. The body count is tremendous. Everything works. … Continue reading ‘The Magnificent Seven’ – Movie Review
This article originally appeared on Lit To Lens on Mar. 8, 2017. Title: Babylon Revisited and Other Stories Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald Year Of Publication: 1960 Genre: Short Story Collection, Fiction In his lifetime, F. Scott Fitzgerald was a prolific writer of short stories. Today, while he is most remembered for his four novels (including Tender is … Continue reading ‘Babylon Revisited and Other Stories’ – Book Review