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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Corio… what?

Before I trigger an avalanche of bemused comments, yes, I’ve changed the blog’s title. And no, I haven’t gone – completely – insane. I wanted something that would sound odd and yet compelling. So I used two of my favorite words, twisted them a little and… Voilà! Ok, here’s the rationale behind it: Anachronism: a…

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Cherry blossoms

The calendar might not agree, but spring has already sneaked up on us! I had planned a bike excursion to Horseshoe Bay for today, hoping that it wouldn’t rain too much. But on my way to Stanley Park I came upon a street gloriously lined with cherry blossoms. And then the sun came out. I…

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