Word of the Week: Monologic

While exploring research for my new job (more on that later), I came across the word “Monologic”, which leads us to today’s challenge: Define the word without looking it up. I’d love to hear your definitions. My supervisor said it sounds like a word to describe a fashion style featuring a monocle. What’s your definition…

Fifth Annual Watched In Theater (W.I.T) Awards

Welcome to the Fifth Annual Watched In Theater (W.I.T.) Awards! The 2017 Oscars are being deliberated, honoring movies that push boundaries, wrench at your heart, and make the audience question their entire existence. While these may be great films, I have not seen most of them. Instead, I present the WIT awards, honoring the movies I…

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The Art of Actual True Love

“My darling, I cannot remember what life was like before I touched your hand.” “You have a most wondrous hand! Holding it feels as if the world has begun anew.” “I have only one desire more: To come to the other side of the bench and behold your face.” “No, my love. This is why…