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Review: I Feel Pretty, Netflix's I Am Not An Easy Man & The High Concept Rom-Com

A knock on the noggin is all it takes to send the protagonists of I Feel Pretty and Netflix’s I Am No Easy Man into a fantasy world of skewed beauty standards and gender role reversals. 2,318 more words

Film Reviews

Is beauty in the eye of the self-beholder?

By Richard Ades

Just hours before attending a preview screening of I Feel Pretty, I happened to be riding a stationary bike at my gym when the nearest TV showed Amy Schumer plugging the flick on… 623 more words


'I Feel Pretty' is Pretty #Problematic

Three years ago, when the trailer for Amy Schumer’s starring debut Trainwreck landed online, loathsome movie blogger and sentient cowboy hat Jeffrey Welles took to his glorified LiveJournal… 889 more words



NaPoWriMo #4
Poetry form: Tercet

Mine, mine, mine –
the pain is mine,
I can bear it.

Mine, mine, mine –
the shame is mine, … 59 more words


Into The...Derailment...

Well, that didn’t take long.  But it sure lasted longer.

One issue I’ve always had with getting the guitar down cold is getting a consistent play schedule down cold.   176 more words

Teaching Moment

Writer's Block

I just can’t bring myself to write. Thoughts and ideas swirl around in my brain constantly but everything stops as soon as I touch the keys. 389 more words

Modern Life