Ten Thoughts About Tyler Perry’s “A Fall From Grace”

If you haven’t watched Tyler Perry’s movie “A Fall From Grace” on Netflix and plan to, stop reading this now, because we’re moving into peak spoilerdom from here on in.  If you have watched it, you either heard of or saw the horrible wigs, the extras giving the main characters the side eye or staring…

Empathy, Feeling Nostalgic and Coming to Terms with Reality

It’s been a week since the world, sporting and otherwise, was shocked by the sudden deaths of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven other persons, including parents and their children, in a horrific helicopter crash.  Like many, I was deeply affected by the incident in a way that I didn’t expect, especially for people…

Jamaica Vacation with a Dash of Carnival

This post is long overdue.  A little over a month ago I visited one of my favourite places on earth, Jamaica, to spend some much needed chill out time and to slip in a few carnival events.  Jamaica is an absolutely gorgeous country, the food is addictive and the vibe is just, well, a vibe.  There’s…

Game of Thrones Season 8, Series Finale Review

It’s over…….waaaaahhhh, sniff!  Lol.  It’s the end of an era, our watch has ended, the lord of light has come for his people, blah, blah, yakkity schmakitty.   On a serious note, I will miss looking forward to Sunday nights for this show.  I already gave my thoughts on how I feel about this season and generally…

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 5 Review

*SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* Whoo chile!  I don’t know how else to sum up Episode 5.  Definitely, um, polarising, with what seems like more fans than not blasting it for a number of reasons such as Daenerys’ seemingly sudden turn to full-on wacko, the Lannister twins’ deaths in the rubble as opposed…

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4 Review

*SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* Sooo, after last night there are two more episodes in this beloved but more recently very heavily critiqued series.  I don’t know how to feel about it except to say that (1) cramming an epic story such as this one into 6 episodes for the final season have…

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 3 Review

*SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* *SPOILERS* WOW.  I was unable to watch this episode on Sunday night but made up for that last night and again this afternoon to make sure I was clear on everything that happened.  I hollered, my jaw scraped the floor and I even shed actual tears, *covers eyes*.  In…