What Have I Been Up To? June

As a teacher, one of the hardest things to do during the summer is writing for fun. I thought it would be different, but my writing time is all but taken up by lesson planning. Such are the sorrows of a prolific writer. My blog is basically where I work through all my thoughts andContinue reading “What Have I Been Up To? June”

What have I been up to? March

Here we are again! I’ve done a lot of reading this month and not as much movie or show watching. It’s a rather beautiful feeling for me. Hope you find something new to watch, read, or see while reading! This is what I base my ratings on. No redeeming qualities whatsoever visually, aesthetically, or asContinue reading “What have I been up to? March”

What Have I Been Up To? October

October was too short, as usual, but I actually had a lot of fun watching movies and shows and reading. Usually, I bog myself down with a lot of books and movies. This year, I went with the flow and tried to take unnecessary pressure off myself to read and watch a million things toContinue reading “What Have I Been Up To? October”

(風立ちぬ Kaze Tachinu) The Wind Rises (2013): Movie Review

“I wanted to create something that is realistic,          fantastic,              at times caricatured,                    but as a whole, a beautiful film.” (January 10, 2011 Hayao Miyazaki) I have been a fan of Hayao Miyazaki’s work for five yearsContinue reading “(風立ちぬ Kaze Tachinu) The Wind Rises (2013): Movie Review”