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MOVIE REVIEW | Calvary (2014)

“I think she’s bipolar, or lactose intolerant, one of the two”.

A small village surrounded by rolling green hills and mountains. A story revolving around a Catholic priest and the transgressions of the catholic church. 629 more words

The Guard




Stand straight and stand tall. 

Friday Favorite: The Selection

This post was also published as an assignment on my website for my online journalism class.

Friday Favorites is a weekly post where I share favorite books or series of mine that I’ve previously read. 465 more words

Friday Favorites


This review first appeared in the Sunday Star-Times, 29th June 2014

It’s a funny thing. I came out of Calvary none too keen on the film, let me tell you. 625 more words

Film Comment

WWW Wednesdays (July 16)

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

• What are you currently reading?
• What did you recently finish reading?
• What do you think you’ll read next? 172 more words

Cynthia Stacey

Calvary, 2014

John Michael McDonagh’s second feature film Calvary stars the indefatigable Brendan Gleeson, as in The Guard, this time as an existentially challenged Catholic priest in a small country town in County Sligo. 494 more words


"The Selection Stories: The Prince & The Guard" by Kiera Cass

This is actually two kind of mini books put together in one book. Originally they were released as two separate e-books, but now they’ve been printed in this one book with lots of extra goodies in the back, like family trees and an interview with the author. 286 more words