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45 Years: how does a gentle film wreak devastation?


Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay in Andrew Haigh’s 45 Years

Geoff: You really believe you haven’t been enough for me?
Kate: No. I think I was enough for you, I’m just not sure you do…

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20th Century Culture

Song for Christmas Eve

Dear friends and readers,

I mentioned my daughter whom I sometimes or used to call Yvette and mostly call Izzy (her name is Isobel) was working on a YouTube rendition of… 28 more words

Real Family Life

Late afternoon darkness ...

A haiku

Tiny trees, in and out of doors
defenses: gleaming light, glitter charms
against the bleakness, pussycat …

Miss Drake

Diary

Piaf

The crowd

Dear friends and readers,

It is Piaf’s 100th birthday: she was born in 1915, to two people who lived on the streets of Paris, her father an acrobat, her mother a singer. 1,238 more words

Life-writing

In which I go out to dinner and rename Ian Cookie-cutter cat


Nell Blaine, November Snow (1987)

Dear friends and readers,

Two down, two to go. Gotten through Thanksgiving and my birthday; Christmas day and New Year’s Eve next up. 773 more words

Diary

Enjoy Journal | Bloody Women Artists

via Enjoy Journal | Bloody Women Artists by Ruth Green-Cole.

While there are isolated cases of reverence for menstruation, in general, many societies impose a strict set of rules about the visualisation of menstrual blood in art and visual culture. 425 more words

Menstrual Art