Pondering the Questions


“Do not now seek the answers, which cannot be given you because you would not be able to live them. And the point is, to live everything. Live the questions now. Perhaps you will then gradually, without noticing it, live along some distant day into the answer. Perhaps you do carry within yourself the possibility of shaping and forming as a particularly happy and pure way of living; train yourself to it–but take whatever comes with great trust, and if only it comes out of your will, out of some need of your inmost being, take it upon yourself and … Continue reading Pondering the Questions

A Late Movie Review: Last Night


At the end of the summer, I stumbled upon the movie Last Night. Over the course of the last few months, I have seen the movie several times and I can’t get it out of my head. Written and directed by Massy Tadjedin, the movie was released in 2011, but actually filmed in 2008. Last Night draws comparisons to films like Closer with four main characters woven around the themes of infidelity and temptation. (This review/overview may contain spoilers.) The story plays out over the course of a day and a half in the lives of married couple, Joanna (Keira … Continue reading A Late Movie Review: Last Night