this and that…

I feel like writing, but no real subject pops up. Just a couple of little things: I’m in the process of figuring out what constitutes an asthma attack and what doesn’t. I mean, not being able to take a deep breath is certainly a major symptom, but what else? Turns out I have two of … More this and that…

woo freaking hoo!

Remember my blathering on about Sweeney Todd and its new life as a Tim Burton movie? I just got a pass to see it tomorrow night, a day before it opens in general release. Oh yeah, THAT’S what I’m talking about! Off to do a little “Yippee!” dance…

tentatively hopeful…

I love musicals. Thing is, I’m extremely picky. Rodgers and Hammerstein? Don’t like ’em. Andrew Lloyd Webber? Annoyingly cloying without Tim Rice around. For me, the penultimate composer is Stephen Sondheim. He’s a musical g-d in my eyes, one I’ve mentioned on more than one occasion. My favorite work of his is Sunday in the … More tentatively hopeful…

so many levels of lurve…

…I have for this video: John Scalzi featured it on his site over the weekend and I finally clicked on the video. Music and animation – purely sublime. (For more info on Kwoon, check out their site. The animator of the video, Yannick Puig, writes about the making of the video.)