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fall in philadelphia

I think I’d be very happy if I could just spend autumn in Philadelphia and the rest of the year elsewhere. I noticed I am always skipping tracks when listening to music to achieve the perfect cinematic effect of scenery and atmosphere matched to music. Luckily Hall & Oates, the only worthwhile music to come from… Read More fall in philadelphia

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Cornwall and Magic

This seems like a good time of year to tell you about my trip to Cornwall, especially the Museum of Witchcraft. Like all 12-year-olds who see “The Craft” for the first time, I wanted to become a witch. “The Craft” is essentially a story of adolescent girls trying to gain autonomy against hopeless situations. Nancy comes… Read More Cornwall and Magic

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November

  November greeted me like a cardboard cut-out of Alan Rickman as Snape wearing a lei in someone’s window. I thought he was a living entity, and sinister, and watching me, and that the imposition of his presence was a direct affront to me. In reality he was just a left over Halloween decoration, the… Read More November