Category Archives: Society

Cut cut cut, think think think

I have two scenes that need to be cut from the script, I know it.  I just… have to figure out how.  There’s some pertinenent information in them that I’ll have to move elsewhere. Today went well.  Cleaved off a … Continue reading

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Times When / Snowpocalypse

Times when I exclaim “What is this, the dark ages‽” ☐ When at a Renaissance Fair ☐ When India suspends its Polio vaccination program ☐ When the whole of Russia is in chaos over apocalypse fears ☑ When I am on … Continue reading

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26 Minutes.

26 minutes. A lot can happen in 26 minutes.  Tomorrow, I do believe movie theatre audiences will be put to the test. Is 26 minutes too long? Are 26 minutes of ads and trailers too many? The time from when … Continue reading

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I’ve always had this philosophy

Just a video on what’s important.

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12PAX: Coming at it as a Writer

This was my first PAX. For those not in the know, PAX is Penny Arcade Expo, a gaming convention.  It spanned the three days over the Labour Day long weekend, and had many things that interested me. I went to … Continue reading

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When it’s Not Hip to be Square: Aspect Ratio Madness

It’s everywhere, and it causes me physical pain.  Yes, Projectionists around the globe are being tortured every day by being exposed to incorrectly formatted aspect ratios. Sports bars are the worst for this.  Many broadcasts are not meant to be … Continue reading

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My Journey to Becoming an Entomophage

I’m going to just go ahead and post this.  There’s a huge negative bias towards eating insects in our western culture, but the reality is that they are nutritious, packed with protein, and, as I recently discovered, *delicious*.  Over 80% … Continue reading

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The sticker of doubt

I met my sister to discuss wedding decorations.  That was nice.   It’s a beautiful day.  People are smiling.  There are bare arms everywhere.  Everyone’s lookin’ good.   Took the 135 downtown.  Went to that bastion of sewing and crafting … Continue reading

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