Playing It Cool Chris and I rented this movie on VOD earlier this week and I really enjoyed it, despite feeling lukewarm about the ending. But I am a sucker for movies about writers. Especially movies about writers that play with genre conventions. And it has a really great cast. Captain American and Falcon not being… Continue reading friday things.
So, this past week or so has been a little bit insane—I’m engaged! And got a dog! And am participating in Camp NaNoWriMo! Pretty much all of my time outside of work has been spent scouring the Internet trying to figure out how to plan a wedding in the U.S. when you live abroad, playing… Continue reading friday things.
In Your Eyes The Boyfriend and I watched this movie on a particularly boring day in Ipoh while we were in Malaysia at the one hotel we stayed in that had decent enough WiFi that we could stream something. And I adored this movie. It isn’t perfect, but it is charming and written by Whedon and… Continue reading friday things.
-The hardest game of Would You Ralther ever. -An artist in the Netherlands created this cool Van Gogh-inspired bike path. –Dawson + Pacey IRL! – Bob Dylan lyrics + Marcus Mumford + Other Musicians and Also Johnny Depp -PITCH PERFECT 2 TRAILER! Happy Friday everyone!
-Blank Space I love this song. The video is very tongue-in-cheek and gorgeous and well-shot. And I deeply enjoy this Guardian article that completely overanalyzes the video in the best way possible. -Serial Podcast I realize I’m approximately eight weeks behind on this, but I live in Singapore. Give me a break. Also, it’s awesome. –Spoiled and Messy… Continue reading friday things.
-“Geronimo” by Sheppard I enjoy this song. And the fact that the title references Eleven only enhances its appeal for me. -The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy So, this is the promo poster for A BOOK called The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy by Sam Maggs. It comes out next year. You better believe I… Continue reading friday things + Making Headlines One Monthaversary!
–This article from New York Mag’s The Cut on mistakes made while high on Taylor Swift. We’ve all been there. (I may or may not be wearing cat ear RIGHT MEOW. Meaning, I am totally wearing cat ears right meow. #halloween) –This Buzzfeed list of what Jane Austen character Tinder profiles would be like amused me.… Continue reading friday things.
–Open Road Summer by Emery Lord I loooooooved this book. The writing is gorgeous, the characters are so much fun, the main character, Reagan, is hysterical, and it’s a road trip book, a contemporary slow-burn romance, and a book about teenage celebrities. Basically, it’s everything. If you haven’t read it yet, I highly recommend! –Avengers: Age… Continue reading friday things.
“Out of the Woods” by Taylor Swift When I first heard this, I wasn’t really into it. (Idk.) Then it got stuck in my head. And now I’m obsessed with it. -The Vampire Academy Books So, this series has been on my radar for a long time and on my library hold list FOREVER because… Continue reading friday things.
Ed Sheeran I’ve really been digging on Mr. Sheeran’s music this week. Particularly: -This Rick Ross Remix of “Don’t” IT’S UNCENSORED! Ed Sheeran, dropping f-bombs like he just don’t care! IT’S GLORIOUS. The radio version of this song bugs me because I find his breathing when he should be dropping f-bombs more distracting than… Continue reading friday things.