Category Archives: Recommendations and Reviews

Things that I find interesting and would like to share, in the hopes that you may find it interesting too, as well as reviews of things I have seen/heard that I might not have liked so much, but would still like to discuss.

Sharing Time/Review: Kings

**Disclaimer: This post is a 2,000-word review of a TV series that I want to share. It includes plot spoilers, so either you watch it first, or you read this and know the general outline before watching. Or you never … Continue reading

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Sharing Time: 2012/7/20

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these! So there’s lots that I’ve been listening to, reading, and watching. 1. Gotye Chances are high that you’ve already heard Gotye’s song “Somebody that I Used to Know” or possibly … Continue reading

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Review: Sofia Coppola’s “Marie Antoinette” (2006)

Right off the bat, I’m just going to say: I loved this film. It was pretty. If you want to watch a historical documentary about Marie Antoinette and the fall of Versailles, do not turn to this film. If you … Continue reading

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Sharing Time: Mangosteens

Mangosteens! One of the things I really love about Asia is the variety of fruit available. Sometimes, the variety is so overwhelming, I don’t even dare purchase the more exotic-looking fruit, often because I seriously would have no idea how … Continue reading

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Sharing Time: 2011/12/27

Composer: Hans Zimmer I’m sure you all already know this man’s work. Gladiator, The Dark Knight, Pirates of the Caribbean, Sherlock Holmes, Inception, The Holiday, King Arthur, The Da Vinci Code… and many many more that might surprise you. Mr … Continue reading

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Sharing Time! 2011/12/10

New music: fun. That looks odd no matter how I phrase it, but that’s the band’s name. Glee covered one of their songs in the latest episode, and I loved it! They’re from New York, recently formed, with one album … Continue reading

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