…Spring Eternal

IT’S SPRING!!! In case the all-caps and excessive use of exclamation points didn’t effectively convey my emotions, I’m REALLY excited. It’s not that I don’t love you, winter. It’s just that I’m still thawing out from the week of sub-zero temps. I’m good on the cold and snow for a while. Speaking of snow, it’s…

…Catch Your Eye

Yesterday, on the Ides of March (of all days) something amazing happened — “Queer Eye” returned to Netflix. Season Three is officially here and not a moment too soon. This season moves the Fab Five’s base from Atlanta to Kansas City. They’re diving into the heart of the American Midwest, and it’s just as delightfully…

…See You

There is a lot going on in the world. I mean, Felicity Huffman and Lori Laughlin are being indicted while *others* aren’t. What is up with that?!? It’s Aunt Becky for goodness sake. Anyways, the point is it’s easy to get caught up in all the bad. It’s even easier to feel completely cut off…

…Follow Along

There’s something deeply personal about director Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma.” That much is very clear. This semi-autobiographical film takes place in the safe and protected world of Cuarón’s childhood. There’s nothing flashy or sensational about “Roma” or its main character, Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a maid for a middle class family in the Colonia Roma neighborhood of…

…Make It All Up

In the autumn of 2017 a different kind of marquees lit up Broadway. It wasn’t a musical, a play, or even a concert–it was an experience. To those lucky enough to witness “Springsteen on Broadway,” in person at the Walter Kerr Theatre, words cannot convey how much I envy you. To those who weren’t, I…

…brave the storm

It’s cold out there today. There’s really no other way to put it. The Polar Vortex is here and it is hella cold (and I don’t want to hear your Elsa jokes, this is not her fault, it’s clearly the work of the Snow Miser). Today I think we could all use any distraction from…