After seeing Jann Arden appear as a guest on both The Social and as a co-host on the Marilyn Dennis show last week, I listened to her new single I’M NOT YOUR LITTLE GIRL. And, like so many, was blown away. The lyrics are so now. At once cutting, truthful, relevant and uplifting. Throw in… Continue reading
Ursula K. Le Guin, grande dame of science fiction, dies at 88. I am absolutely heartbroken to hear the sad news about Ursula K. le Guin, one of my all-time favourite authors. Hers was one of the first voices I ever read, her work thought provoking on so many levels. Truly she will be… Continue reading
I just watched the trailer for ANNIHILATION, the feature adaptation of the first novel in Jeff VanderMeer’s “Southern Reach” trilogy … and like so many ‘alien-style’ movies, it looks great, and has amazing CGI but, and here’s the kicker, it’s just feels like the original ALIEN movie repackaged. Anyone else?
Season 5 premieres tomorrow, and not only is the team of Coulson, Yo-Yo, Mack, Simmons and an injured May dealing with life in space, the Kree, and another Kree Monolith. They look to be battling the very alien-eque Vrellnexians—a hive species ruled by a Queen—aboard a space station. As for the creepy alien in a… Continue reading
CRISIS ON EARTH-X, or, 2 weddings and a funeral! The four-way cross-over CRISIS ON EARTH-X, featuring Supergirl, the Arrow, The Flash, and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, was an outstanding two-night romp through the DC comic-verse. A four-part storyline in which we saw our beloved heroes pitted against a surprising foe: Nazis from Earth X. An… Continue reading