Nolan, Time, and Tenet

Christopher Nolan is obsessed with time. Of the ten theatrically released films he has made, six revolve around one or several main gimmicks: Time itself is the major driving factor in the plot of the film. The structure of the film is presented in a nonlinear way. Time is a heavily focused upon element within…More

Fear Not, For I Am With You

  Fear seems to be the dominant emotion to all of the things going on in the world right now. With civic unrest, the COVID-19 pandemic, and general cultural instability seemingly hanging in the air like a nasty smog, a lot of people have been responding with fear and anxiety. I have been one of…More

Where Are We Going?

This is one of my first real attempts at poetry. It’s definitely not my strength but I felt I needed to stretch myself a little. Enjoy. To the child in the backseat The road remains a mystery Scenes of confusion on every side The bigger unknown looming in front of me Where are we going?…More

The Tumor

Cancer is a difficult topic for me, as I would imagine it is for many people. My mother went through breast cancer twice (and survived). Both of my grandfathers died from cancer: one from lung cancer, another from a brain tumor. The image of my grandfather being unable to speak because of the tumor in…More