This is not a review of THIS IS NOT A FILM

Published on 02/16/13 at 09:26:30 pm using 1271 words.
THIS IS NOT A FILM, so aptly titled, struck me right off the bat, as an act of desperation. Manageable, restrained, articulate desperation. more »

Manhole Explosion in Copacabana

Published by Iris in Miscellaneous, Photography, Rant, LUMIX, DMC-TZ3, FZ-35,
Published on 04/02/11 at 02:10:10 pm using 107 words.
Just before 8pm last night, I heard an explosion that must have driven everyone within a 100-feet radius either to their window or outside. It was absolutely unexpected and terrifying. A few minutes later I posted on my facebook profile “Wtf was… more »

Six Twelve Soundtrack and favorite DR song

Published by Iris in Inspired by, Music ♫, People, Rant, Damien Rice,
Published on 06/12/08 at 09:35:43 pm using 43 words.
Four versions of Damien Rice’s Volcano. Enjoy! This post is the creative work of Iris Watts Hirideyo and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License. more »

In the company of Joni Mitchell and Radiohead

Published by Iris in Inspired by, Music ♫, Rant, Written in C.F.,
Published on 04/21/08 at 11:42:29 pm using 417 words.
“A green plastic watering can For a fake chinese rubber plant In the fake plastic earth That she bought from a rubber man In a town full of rubber plans To get rid of itself It wears her out, it wears her out It wears her out, it… more »

No Film for Blinking Men

Published by Iris in Inspired by, Movies, Rant,
Published on 02/23/08 at 06:10:26 pm using 274 words.
My first rant on this blog just had to be movie-related. And this is so tiny a reason to rant, against the indisputable cinematic achievement that is No Country for Old Men, that no one in their right mind would have noticed the detail I’m writing… more »

The Evil Nature of Virtual Love

Published by Iris in Memory Lane, People, Rant, Cathartic Writing,
Published on 07/24/07 at 02:54:00 pm using 605 words.
Losing someone you love is one thing. It hurts but since you know the person, since you’ve gotten to know the good as well as the bad, it is a real person you’re getting over, some of whom will be missed, some of whom you’ll be… more »

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