The Heart Consumed by Grief

  She recall seeing him observe her in the crowd, Confirmed by the corners of her eyes which failed not to viciously admire him in return. So why didn’t he respond when she made that first move that required a month’s courage? Why was she the only one meant for shame’s painful whip? She agonized over it…

Quiet

I started to say something. You did ask. Telling me that at some point I had to open up and let you into my world. The words came out slowly, and I tried to say everything as clearly as I could, digesting the fact that I was indeed giving this a chance. To let someone…

Loud

The mind is always loud. Especially for people like us. We who think of the most unorthodox, who wonder about the strangest occurrences, and who always try to explain the unfathomable. My mind is loud and cloudy. It buzzes like a broken radio at 2 in the morning, subtle noises keeping you company and ruining […]

Wonder: Born to Stand Out

When you were born to stand out, stand out. Based on a novel, Wonder by R. J. Palacio, Wonder is a story about a kid named August Pullman discovering that despite his condition and looks, brilliance and a good heart will always be recognized. August “Auggie” Pullman (Jacob Tremblay) grew up in a happy family.…

When We First Met: Photo Booth Time Travels

This is not the kind of movie I’d be watching, but Netflix is good with their “suggested for you” section. So here it is. It started at an engagement party, where Noah (Adam DeVine) was looking at Avery (Alexandra Daddario) lovingly while she was talking about how she first met her fiancé, who was actually…

Coco: Remember Me

What a masterpiece. This movie has my heart now, and I don’t want it back. ‘Coco’ started the tale after Olaf’s Adventure – for all of you who want to see more of Frozen, go see Coco – and we were introduced to the Rivera family: it began with a happy couple and their daughter…

The Devil’s Girl

Some nights the cruel ceiling condemns you, Mocking your choices and where you’re at, Not here, not there where you wish To be strong takes courage and guts You don’t have, for you are sleeping with the devil And you’re too scared to walk away. He beats you, hurts you, pins you down With empty…