In the shadows behind her a homicidal love nest of tossed bed sheets, knotted promises and abandoned clothing.
The spoils of a front line, where she the victor had prowled like a predator and won.
She swung her entire frame from the black wrought iron rail like a gothic raven with the ability to fly and cocked her head off centre to survey Marais street walkers, five balconies below.
… More A NAKED WOMAN IN PARIS.
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It’s 1984 and as Australia face off against of political conflicts and fear, systemic poverty, mega powers flexing their nuclear muscle, and the home-grown unwashable stain of a nation’s refusal to acknowledge the legacy of racism towards its indigenous culture – Midnight Oil embark on a national tour of their album, Red…
So excited my first non fiction piece published by a podcast, Memoria podcast! My interview and piece published here – Listen here https://www.memoriapodcast.com/s2ep7-nakedwomaninparis/ The Naked Woman in Paris, written by Simmon Wagner The Naked Woman in Paris has maturity only in hindsight. On this trip, I was very much in love with my wonderful husband, exploring Switzerland, … More Published! My first non fiction piece published by a podcast, Memoria podcast
In times of political, environmental and global uncertainty oftentimes all we need are powerful songs of protest, an incredible band and a gyrating frontman.
A rewrite of one of my favourite documentaries – Published by GoMovie Reviews and on my blog theloveauthentic. Enjoy! … More Film Review, ‘Midnight Oil 1984’.
The high voltage, energy tone of this movie is reimagined, tight, exhilarating and relatable. Strange Days, Tomb Raider starring Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft opens with a hipster living, street smart, 21-year-old, bike courier. Lara is a gutsy, vulnerable lead female action hero, who in 2018 delivers food and bike races the trendy high-octane streets of East … More Tomb Raider – A new Lara
The power of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri is in its straightforward truths. There are no ambiguous wonderings.
McDonagh serves a plate full of raw humanity and we love it.
We recognize the familiarity of our shared humanity, the shades of our despair, our common rage and tragedy but ultimately our ability to use humour from that dark place to release tenderness, hope and redemption. … More 3 Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri 5 out of 5 Stars
What they do with a simple black and white selfie is sheer artistic magic. As the pair travel through rural France ensconced in JR’s incredible photo truck– an instamatic camera on wheels – they unearth the extraordinary in the ordinary story rich faces of rural French villagers.
And then JR (38) dangling like a dapper clad Spiderman scales colossal heights hanging from scaffolding – think six shipping containers high –with acrobatic ease he pastes up giant scale photographs, high upon walls. … More Visage Villages (Faces Places), Chance gave JR, an iconic contemporary photographer/muralist with over a million Instagram followers his first camera. He found it, abandoned on a subway. Destiny introduced him to his biggest idol, legendary filmmaker, director, writer, visual artist, Agnes Varda.
2018 is finally here! I couldn’t be more excited. I have just come back from 4 glorious days in Sydney, catching up with old friends, sailing, swimming and sleeping on Sydney Harbour – and afternoon dozing in a sea breeze with champagne lips – the best! Then doing it all again!
There are so many new things I am excited to dive into in 2018. I haven’t made any resolutions only that I’m not going to overthink too much and I’m just going to get out of my own way and enjoy all I have, a bit like the characters here in Nut Job 2, Nutty by Nature, my first 2018 movie review, published for Go Movies.
Enjoy! Simmon X @theloveauthentic … More 2018 resolution – ‘Less judgement and more nuts’ ‘A Nut Job 2, Nutty by Nature’.What can go wrong is what makes this film so right.