I ended up realizing that stress is not – or is no longer – a foreign body. Stress became an internal part of my body. It melted into my cells like a virus, no longer allowing me to distinguish between before and after, stress or calm.
What makes you unique? In a society where we have standards for pretty much everything (beauty, personality, ‘acceptable’ choices or careers, etc), how can anyone ever live happy ? Very colorful, very thoughtful and well-directed (and edited) to the smallest details,The Greatest Showman really …
What is freedom of press? Even if we all agree that this one of the foundations of our society, two questions stand : where does it start and when does it end? In the 70’s, after more than two decades of lying to the American people, the US Government tried to deny them this fundamental right. Stunning and thrilling, the new Spielberg movie, Pentagon Papers, is about to make you think, a lot.
I’m a feminist. And, of all the things I am and I can be, this is one of those I’m most proud of. Whether close to me on a personal level or famous, most of the inspirational figures in my life are women. But, for me “being a feminist” is not just a empty statement. It means that I’m ready to educate myself on the subject and to fight, alongside women, for what I believe in.
What would you do if a cop had shot your best friend right in front of your eyes? I mean, would you find the strength to stand up for him, for yourself, and for your whole community ? “What’s the point of having a voice if you’re gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn’t be ?” says Starr in the as much heartbreaking as sobering new story by Angie Thomas : The Hate U Give.
What is there after death ? People would kill to have the answer to that question (no pun intended). More than the very fact that everyone will know at some point, the mystery seems to trouble some people more than others. But isn’t the unknown the true beauty of this perpetual rest: this nameless feeling of being as much intrigued as afraid of what awaits us beyond the ultimate wall ? I guess that’s what we are going to learn in the movie Flatliners, now in Theaters.