Call

Changing tides

All Growns Up

My dearest Blaze, I write this now to tell you of everything that you washed onto my shore. To you, who has changed my world, I can never repay you.
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Call

Citrus summer

All Growns Up

The memories leave my lips tasting of lemon, sour knowing that they are in the past, yet sweet, knowing that everything that happened was transitory.
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Letters to the editor

Mind the Gap

Hey there, they showed us “Singin’ in the Rain” at our film screening tonight and then it rained while I walked home; it made my life feel cinematic.
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Not a eulogy, a celebration

Cutting Room Floor

I remind myself of the eulogy “This Is Us” helped me to write for my grandfather’s memorial service. Except that it wasn’t a eulogy. It was a celebration.
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olivia-jerram

Cinéma vérité

Mind the Gap

The story of our friendship is cinematic — sculpted as a film would be, with characters whose relationship was built from their love of films.
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The Menzies Movie Cult

Cutting Room Floor

When I thought of “The Room,” I didn’t think of Johnny’s diatribes and anguish-filled acting, but of the less-funny parts where his world was crumbling.
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In living room color

Mind the Gap

behind his professional veil of taupe, my therapist owned the most amazing art collection. I went to his house one day and saw it.
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Learning to report

Mind the Gap

Whether or not Audrey noticed any outward changes in how I covered shows, she unwittingly helped me feel like I was capable of being a reporter.
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