2019 was the greatest year of my life so far. It contained so many brilliant life lessons, gifts, and unexpected moments; I would be remiss not to talk about some of the most significant things from the past year that influenced my life. To continue the tradition I started a year ago, here is the
I suck at surfing. Surfing is a challenging sport to perform; it requires a high degree of endurance and balance, it’s incredibly exhausting, it’s scary when ten-foot waves are crashing on top of you, and during the chilly autumn season here in Canada it can be pretty uncomfortable getting in and out of the water.
Quick Disclaimer: This is not a review of the movie “Joker”, I will save the judgments on the film itself for all the cinematographers and storytellers out there. This instead is a character reflection on the movie Joker’s titular character, the Joker (Arthur Fleck). The movie Joker made me feel uncomfortable. The movie Joker is
There are a multitude of catastrophic scenarios we often imagine in our minds, theorize about in literature, and portray on television and in movies, of what the world may look like if society were to adopt some of the most controversial new technologies of today. Vivid images of dilapidated city skylines, indoctrinated masses, authoritarian “big
O Brave New Matt, that has such ideas in it. Let’s start at once. Dedicated to my future self, and hopefully to yours. Dear reader, I am writing this to introduce you to a new creative endeavor I am embarking on, and to also introduce you to a new me — a bravenewmatt who is courageous, open-minded,
Dearest Friends, Family, & Strangers on the Internet, Another year has gone by, undoubtedly it has been one filled with its share of ups and downs. As 2018 approaches its closing, I have decided to write and share a review of it (from my perspective) with all of you. In this review I would like