Movie and Wine Review: Distinguished Citizen/ Bordeaux

Distinguished Citizen, 2016, Netflix “Democracy and happiness bring about a mediocre and prosaic literature. Great literature comes from unfair and violent communities, where existential emptiness is filled up by creativity.” –Daniel Mantovani A decorated novelist based in Barcelona, constantly presented with opportunities for foreign travel, rejects the more important ones for an invitation from his … More Movie and Wine Review: Distinguished Citizen/ Bordeaux

How Much Cleaning Do I Need to Do to Be a Real Woman?

Dear Universe, How much cleaning do I need to do to be a real woman? Television depicts squeaky clean, cute homes where dishes never seem to need washing. Women’s magazines showcase dust-free living rooms with perfectly up-to-date furniture. Nobody ever has clutter or an unmade bed—ever. I have understood since I was a child that … More How Much Cleaning Do I Need to Do to Be a Real Woman?