I got lazy

I usually take my camera with me to work, but not today. And sure enough, we had this afternoon the most extraordinary display of Mother Nature’s incredible imagination. It was late, the sun was low and the weather moody. Lots of multilayered clouds and a big rain storm headed our way. And yet, while the…

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Movie night in Vancouver – Lord of War

"While private gunrunners continue to thrive, the world’s biggest arms suppliers are the U.S., U.K., Russia, France and China. They also are the five permanent members of the U.N. security council." These two sentences appearing before the end credits of Andrew Niccol’s Lord of War are probably the strongest message of the whole movie. The…

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Jeux de mots

Soirée cinéma, ce soir, et je me suis bien marré… Citons pour le plaisir deux de mes tirades favorites du cinéma comique français, impliquant toutes deux l’éternel De Funès: – Ça alors, c’était Farès? C’est effarant! – Y a pas d’hélice, hélas. – C’est là qu’est l’os. Similar posts: Bons souvenirs ~ The future of…

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Praise for a smile

A smile is an arrow straight to the heart. It’s a window opened into a soul. It is a strong display of weakness, a guard lowered, a step into the fire. Is that why smiles are so hard to come by, why an unexpected smile pours sunshine into a rainy day? Must we always be…

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