Ringwald, Writing, Audio Books and Ryan

Published on 08/26/12 at 10:40:00 pm using 868 words.
One thing leads to another and another in my brain faster than most people can keep up. I can barely keep up myself. Recently, a link on my Facebook newsfeed to a piece written by Molly Ringwald for the New York Times about her experience writing and… more »


Published by Iris in Random Thoughts, Written @ E.U., Miscellaneous,
Published on 07/30/11 at 10:01:10 pm using 884 words.
My friend RML came up with the idea of writing about colors. Ages ago, it seems… A vague idea at first I got to take a behind-the-scenes peek at one day sitting across from her in a food court as she worked on a list. Pink dress. The Hulk.… more »

Cryptic smiles that fade to black: Julie Vignon

Published on 01/27/11 at 06:14:22 pm using 448 words.
Apart from the iconic images and moments bestowed on us by the arts in exchange for a reaction, and moments held up to our view like protest signs by majority rule in exchange for the blind sort of compliance that helps set icons to stone, there are the… more »

The Accidental Clean Slate

Published by Iris in Bubbledom ~, Written @ E.U., Miscellaneous,
Published on 02/26/09 at 09:18:03 pm using 260 words.
A blessing in disguise, we decided it was, my off duty rescuer and I. My designated rock this afternoon, when I came undone. And what a coming undone it was. The kind that’ll split you in two - split you into one who cries and can’t help… more »

The Tearable Nature of Paper

Published by Iris in Memory Lane, Written @ E.U., Cathartic Writing,
Published on 05/23/08 at 05:27:08 pm using 546 words.
One day, his mouth dissolved from a rigid line, a stiff lipless line into a blur, a blotted out line behind which words might’ve been shaped and plans traced. But those particular words had made their way to paper instead. Invisibly, soundlessly,… more »

Jogo de Cena

Published by Iris in Inspired by, Movies, Written @ E.U.,
Published on 12/18/07 at 11:19:20 am using 1325 words.
Not being much for documentaries, I was pleasantly surprised by my on-the-spot decision to see Jogo de Cena - right at my first viewing of the trailer. The very second I felt that simple idea take charge of my head and branch out into multiple possible… more »

A Rom-inspired Blog: The Gift of Laughter

Published on 11/24/07 at 06:08:26 am using 261 words.
I read or heard somewhere recently that it’s easier to make someone cry than it is to make someone laugh. To that I would add, it’s harder still (and profoundly captivating) to make someone laugh past the point of sound, deep into the realm… more »

For the love of Film: Musings of a Movie Fiend during a Festival

Published by Iris in Random Thoughts, Written @ E.U.,
Published on 09/29/07 at 07:21:37 am using 292 words.
These are my people. We’ve never been formally introduced and yet we’re part of the same tribe. Hunched over multiple copies of the same newspaper section… a flimsy 25-page guide that’ll be our anointed bible for the coming two weeks. Pens… more »

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