Author Archives: Cristina

About Cristina

Urban Addict: London, San Francisco, Portland, Paris. Island Girl: Manila, Manhattan, Maui. Life-long: Writer. Reader. Artist. Dancer.

昼下がりの散歩から #105

Originally posted on Flaneur:
恵比寿, 東京 Ebisu, Tokyo

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Whoa…Before You Sign That Petition

Petitions are delivered to my email inbox every day. The organizations that send them my way know I’m a Democrat, a liberal, and in my own moderate way, an activist. I usually agree with and care about the issue(s) these … Continue reading

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“Fired” by Kim Stafford

You’re fired up now—now that the alpha boss is Boss of the world. You’re on fire to testify for fact, ready to stand before the bulldozer plowing sacred ground, thrilled to call every congressional father, mother, daughter, son to witness … Continue reading

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So-So About La La Land

La La Land is presented in Cinemascope, the definitive wide open, space-forever film format. It struck me as odd that the film opens on an LA freeway where the cars are bumper-to-bumper, with everyone stuck in their vehicles in the … Continue reading

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Coolest Cape Ever: Doctor Strange

Wanna get away? I doubt I’m the only one who feels the need for escape from our current political reality. Dear friends, for the price of a ticket, you can take a short trip to a superbly entertaining movie universe … Continue reading

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The Secret Chord

Saturday Night Live: Kate McKinnon is sitting at a grand piano, in a white jacket. Those of us who have tuned in tonight see her as Hillary, because we’ve been watching McKinnon and Alec Baldwin skew Hillary and Trump for … Continue reading

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Let me echo that…

Michael Moore made the rounds of TV talk shows last week, promoting “Trumpland,” his new movie. It turns out that Trumpland is not about Trump. It is, Mr. Moore said, about Hillary. He was for Bernie, now he’s for Hillary, … Continue reading

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Kilchurn Castle, Scotland

Originally posted on Wanderlust Pic:
Kilchurn Castle, Scotland

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昼下がりの散歩から #067

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丸の内, 東京 Marunouchi, Tokyo

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Narrow Street, Burano, Italy

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Narrow Street, Burano, Italy

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