I originally wrote this for and posted to Buzzfeed's Community With all of us getting hyped for Black Panther (most pre-sale tickets every sold for a Marvel movie) the celebration of black culture has migrated to another amazingly nerdy franchise. Click the link below to read how black Harry Potter fans put their twist on … Continue reading Have you heard about #BlackHogwarts?
For most of us, this year was a tough one...and I think that's the understatement of the year. Personally, this last year has brought cancer returning and/or starting in family members, losing a job the same day I moved to a new place, the death of a family member, and many other things that could … Continue reading Yes To 2017
Originally published in 1936, Munro Leaf's story of Ferdinand will always be considered a children's literary classic, and while the theme may be considered old-fashioned, in today's climate it is incredibly pertinent. Ferdinand the bull is the story of a Spanish bull given two choices: to be a matador fighting machine or to be sent to … Continue reading Ferdinand
"Imprisoned, the mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization."
"May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind be always at your back, may the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields." - Irish Proverb
"In London everyone is different, and that means anyone can fit in." -Paddington
A few weeks ago I guest starred on About to Review’s podcast and we discussed "classic” films that the three of us had somehow missed throughout the years. It's a two-part episode, part 1 we discussed which films we'd all be watching; John and Tim each had 4, 2 selected by me, whereas I was given … Continue reading Too Late Or Worth The Wait?
How a Okie does in the Pacific Northwest.
Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), the last Gunslinger, is locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim (Matthew McConaughey), also known as the Man in Black. The Gunslinger must prevent the Man in Black from toppling the Dark Tower, the key that holds the universe together. With the fate of worlds at stake, two men collide in the ultimate battle between good and evil.
As the wind whips my hair around I let my senses take in the Safeco Field atmosphere: the red dirt looks like Oklahoma after a spring storm, the seagulls caw overhead as they circle looking for broken pretzel pieces or dropped popcorn, the sounds of fans leisurely strolling to their seats as the pregame festivities … Continue reading My First Mariners Game