Shit happens. Life happens. You know nothing, Jon Snow. [...]
Apropos of nothing, two thoughts on nakedness and sex in HBO’s Game of Thrones.
Game of Thrones, where actors are either grossly overdressed … or not at all.
One, typecasting. Take British actress Esmé Bianco, who plays the prostitute Ros. When on camera she’s often nude, sometimes fully so, even, in one scene, simulating [...]
I shouldn’t say odds & ends. It sounds too final. What I should say is odds, ends, & re-beginnings. Is re-beginnings a word? Sure, why the hell not?
In Wyoming, during 8th and 9th grade, I had a best buddy. I moved to California but we kept in touch, and when I graduated from high [...]
My experience with new year’s resolutions has been generally unsatisfactory. With me … and with almost everyone I know … resolutions are prescriptions for self-induced stress, ultimate failure, and consequent depression. They suck.
That’s not to say I haven’t made deals with myself and stuck to them: I successfully quit smoking years ago and more [...]