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Guardians of the Galaxy, vol 2 [2017]

For the past few months I’ve been having a slightly awkward conversation which, broadly, goes something like this:

“Did you see that new Guardians of the Galaxy film eh?

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How I Wrote 'Morning Glory' - Fiona O'Connor

Fiona O’Connor discusses her short story ‘Morning Glory’, published in Issue Seven of The Lonely Crowd.

‘You may forget but let me tell you this: someone in some future time will think of us.’ 791 more words


How to write a love/hate relationship

I’ve previously written about some of the classic romance writing tropes which I can’t stand, and today I have another to add to the list: Love/hate relationships. 647 more words


"Fruitvale Station" (2013, Michael B. Jordan, Octavia Spencer)

Grade A

Based on the true story of Oscar Grant (played by Michael B. Jordan), a man who was shot by a policeman while he was handcuffed and lying face down. 182 more words


My Wrath, of Me?

What impressed me about the visual novel Her Lullaby is the amount of compassion offered to different machinations and manifestations of intensely violent acts. Its horror functions in a rare way: it’s clearly and reasonably stated. 1,172 more words


Coping With Criticism

For me there are two types of criticism:

1. constructive criticism 2. unnecessarily mean criticism/ unjustified criticism

As the naming I gave the two types already suggests, the 1. 704 more words