Can a heart be filled with so much love that it breaks to not know how to use it?
How many times have you heard 'Hotel California'? The song, the myths, history? Or have someone blast 'Life in the Fast Lane' while speeding?
I long for the winding road
I walked into the arena. Our seats were high up, not the best but not the worst either. I sat down and looked around, trying to take in the pre-show vibe. The air was hazy and the neon lights from the screens rounding the arena shot through it, creating a colorful mist. There were ads for upcoming shows and then banners for the current one. I had been waiting for the moment for over three months. I had butterflies in my stomach and I felt the anticipation of the arena around me. I talked with some fellow concert goers but my focus was on the empty stage below. My uncle, a concert going extraordinaire, brought me my drink. I set it down as the tequila mixed in with the orange juice and grenadine.
The world of 2023 is still in some chaos after the so-called “blip” happened via Thanos’ snappy fingers, leaving everyone reeling from the loss of their greatest heroes. Many believe anything they hear, and most are looking for the next “Iron Man.” For Queens locals, some feel like they might have found their own replacement. The problem is that he doesn't seem to think so, even after getting called up (and ghosting) super-spy Nick Fury.
How a film is released can be the reason audiences sit down for it, or the exact opposite. Sometimes it's a limited release, a common instance for smaller films, and then maybe it's because it's just not the right time of the year. The latter reason has plagued many would-have-been big films over the years. These problems lead to good films being lost on many potential fans.