my year of heavy listening in 2013

1 January, 2014

This year was marked by music for me more than anything else. I’m not sure there has been a year of music since I was in college that will forever be so inexplicably bound to this time and place in my life. Usually there are a handful of songs and a couple full albums that […]

list of April 27, 2013

27 April, 2013

– seeing Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing today (!!!) – Springlust. every day. all I want to do is be outside. – reading the Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind  manga series by Hiyao Miyazaki (currently on Book 2) – doing a lot of random drawings, preparing for some new paintings. oh! and I finally finished […]

fragility + strength – a review of Wim Wenders’ “Pina”

24 February, 2013

I watched this film last weekend. I’m still having difficulty formulating what I want to say about it. I’ll start with some context. Wim Wenders was working with Pina Bausch on a documentary about her life when she suddenly died. The intended film was replaced with a new vision for a moving tribute by her […]