Taxi Driver-The Movie of the Present

I am still working my way through the top movies listed on IMDB, although the list that I am using is at least three years old now (I recently checked the list, and am unimpressed with some of the new arrivals that have pushed out some of the old classics). This undertaking has led me…

Mill St. Spring Pack Review

As some of my more regular readers may know, I am a passionate fan of Mill St. Brewery in Toronto, Ontario. Unfortunately, they were recently purchased by Labatt Breweries, which I hold significantly less enthusiasm for. It has yet to be seen whether or not this purchase will have serious ramifications on the quality and…

Shoutout: DailyLit

I just want to give a quick shoutout to a wonderful website that I have greatly enjoyed over the years. I am talking about DailyLit (https://www.dailylit.com/) DailyLit allows you to subscribe to various books available through the website (there are tons!) and receive daily, installments of the book in whatever frequency you request. This has…

(D)Anger Kills

Sometimes I become angry at the silliest most inconsequential things. I am even often aware of the ridiculous nature of my anger at the time. Thankfully, these occurrences are often easy to restrain, as I am able to utilize reason in pacifying myself. Unfortunately, however-there are other occasions in my life when I am not…

Before Sunset: Dialogue Perfection

I greatly enjoyed this movie! It’s a bit of a rarity on the top 250 list on IMDB, as it is a romance with virtually no action whatsoever. What makes the movie so very well-regarded is the absolutely masterful work of dialogue that permeates the film. The back-and-forth between the two main characters (and only…

Intentionality-My New Life Lesson

I have been thinking a lot lately about being intentional and really focusing on making all aspects of my life directed and purposeful. To many times in this life I find myself drifting, doing things out of habit or convenience. There are so many times when I return home from work,┬áthrow on the TV (out…