Today I searched slowly over white stone walls for the surnames of my ancestors. I had no expectation of finding them, and I didn’t. But I cried all the same. I didn’t expect I’d cry standing in the presence of the Vimy Ridge Monument either, but I did.Read More
There is a new universe that has recently hit the silver screen, and this may be my favourite verse of all. The Spider-verse.Read More
You didn’t seem to have a problem with Gillette when the company was telling you, you needed to be an athlete or a businessman. You didn’t seem to mind when they said being a man was being a perfect father, straight, and white. You didn’t care when they said masculinity was a clean shave and a beautiful woman suggestively stroking your face.Read More
Every year I resolve to be on time, early even. So early that I have to get out my book and read while waiting. Every year I fail. But that’s okay! Not the being late thing… there I should get my shit together… but the failing thing. I think failure is important. It’s an inevitable part of all resolutions and of life.Read More
In 2015, Funny of Die released a re-enactment of Baby It’s Cold Outside that is… creepy… to say the least. So please, don’t get me wrong, I think that if you want to see an issue with this song, you will see it! But let’s take a moment to see how easy it is to find issues with other Christmas songs…Read More
IT’S. SET. IN. PARIS. I live in Paris!!
I want to find the entry to the French Ministry of Magic. It looked familiar. I think I saw it on the Feminist Street Art Tour I took when I first got here.Read More