Antidote to Tears

For all who need it – including me. Sorting through my dad’s estate, reading, smiling, crying. I’d like to keep everything he ever touched because letting go feels like erasing his memory.  Take care! Advertisements

OT: Five Years

I still think of papa every day. I miss him. It’s his fifth anniversary today. He gave me more than just a piece of sky. Also unforgotten: The kindness of my fellow fans at a time that I needed you. Thank you, I will forever appreciate your support, your words, your gifts, your presence. Peace…

OT: Back from London

With a sore throat and a nasty cold. It was really chilly over there, and I was more than happy that I had my woolly hat with me for the four days. Mind you, a lot of that time was spent indoors, as there were three absolutely stunning photo exhibitions on that I *had to*…

OT: #MeToo [And I am Neither an Actor Nor Pretty]

Like so many women and men, I have been following the exposure and revelations of the systematic sexual harassment Harvey Weinstein has inflicted on so many women over the last decades. The revelations – even though highly disturbing – did not surprise me. I was aware of the ‘casting couch’ phenomenon, and the power that…

OT: Let Us Rise! #DigitalTheatre #DACA

On the eve of yet another business trip, I am catching up with world politics as much as some commercial grievances of the past week. First of all I would like to add my voice to the angry choir of disappointed theatre fans who are feeling betrayed and taken advantage of by Digital Theatre. I…

OT: Observations on the SD with #DavidTennant

Confession: I don’t have any side dishes, collateral attractions or ‘guilty pleasures’ besides my one and only crush. I’m not a Whovian, either, but if I had to pick a favourite Doctor, it would probably be number 10. There’s something about David Tennant – apart from the delicious Scottish accent (check out this *fantastic* audio…

OT: Mimi Teaches Graphic Novelism Again

Interrupting my usual scheduling for a little advertorial. Anyone remember WonderCon? Embed from Getty Images //embed.gettyimages.com/embed/485699485?et=BcUOhTg1T8Fkweic5Lxb9w&tld=de&viewMoreLink=on&sig=67HhgN9BkiRAtAKk0aiJ-EA0SgMEvq7W6nZzDujS73Q=&caption=true There, I have jogged your memory, I hope. WonderCon is a comics/movies/TV con, taking place this weekend in Anaheim, CA. No sightings of Mr A in California, but instead, our very own Mimi of Night Flight Comics is heading to…