Being me, I can't talk about a book or movie without talking about "the meaning behind all that". The messages carried in this book were simple but powerful. The belief one places in love. The trust one puts in oneself. Being yourself is totally fine, because you are enough. And of course, "Like and equal are not the same thing at all".
The overall plot is of Meg Murry, a girl who feels awkward in her own body, who embarks on a magical journey with her younger prodigious brother Charles Wallace and her friend, Calvin to find her missing scientist father. They are led by three celestial beings - Mrs Who, Mrs Whatsit, and Mrs Which. They end up fighting a great evil, where Meg will have to accept her faults and love herself for who she is.
After watching the movie (finally!), I do have some thoughts on Ava DuVernay's adaptation of Madeleine L'Engle's beloved classic, A Wrinkle in Time. The Good Diversity Feminism Interesting costumes Brilliant acting Beautiful cinematography (yes, there was a lot of CGI, but still -) YOU'RE ENOUGH The soundtrack Fun! The feels!! The Could-be-improved(s) The scenes were [...]
I enjoyed A Fine Frenzy (AKA Alison Sudol)'s third album, Pines. This is my thoughts on each Pines song, as well as my favourite lyrics for each song. Alison's lyrics are really beautiful and I just enjoy her songs a lot. Pinesong Pinesong is a calming song that is about pining for who you once [...]
I do not recall having watched Rise of the Planet of the Apes or any Planet of the Apes movie that came before that. As for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, it has become somewhat like a faded memory. I remember bits of the movie, but not the whole thing. For example, I [...]
Ah yes, Wonder Woman is the movie everyone blabs about at this time. I, am not an exception. I went to watch Wonder Woman a few days after it was showing in the cinemas. I had heard good things about it, and even if I hadn't, the trailer was enough to convince me that it [...]