Day: June 21, 2023

  • Living (2022)

    Just watched Living with BIll Nighy, the Ikiru remake and I am sooo drained from the sad beauty of it and dehydrated from crying. Aimee Lou Wood is flawless, her performance is impeccable. I’m sure Oscars are in her future. Nighy so reminds me of my Dad, of a lost ideal of literally gentle men…

  • I NEEED MOOOREEEE TOWELS!!!

    TV Writer 1: We need something for the third act… something wild! TV Writer 2: Yeah, classy, real… Umm, alien invasion? Cabal of industrialists finances climate denial? TV Writer 1: No, dammit, more original! TV Writer 2: OOh, ooh, I know – PREGNANT WOMAN’S WATERS BREAK, she is having a BABY! TV Writer 1: Yes!…

  • Neurospicy Songs

    I’m working on a new song for a comp and as the lyrics came together, I realised that in the 41 years I’ve been writing songs, 90% of them have been me questioning why I feel things that “normal” people don’t. At what stage do those of us who are different just accept our differences…