#SirPatrickStewart might be best known for roles like Professor Charles Xavier in films like Logan and Days of Future Past, or to older generations as Captain Jean-Luc Picard from Star Trek: The Next Generation (and more recently, Picard), but for those of us following the talented thespian on social media, Stewart is the man behind #ASonnetADay.
I remember growing up in Borden, Ontario, Canada, and listening to my dad's unending stream of country music. He was a farm kid from way back, and outside of a love of Elvis songs and music, if it was country, he listened to it. There was Mickey Gilley, the Statler Brothers, and The Oak Ridge Boys on a permanent playlist in my house, plus a singer I hadn't yet gotten familiar with: #KennyRogers.
When you're young, you have no idea who inspires you to become greater than what you realize you are. You're focused on your friends, your favorite toys, and what you enjoy doing. You don't think about who inspires you to change your life and pursue something that you'd never even really dreamed of.
Judy Sheindlin might be slipping out of her robes for now, but that doesn't mean she's leaving behind a much-loved fanbase or legal career.
To Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Education Minister Stephen Lecce:
As someone who is a staff facilitator for a Gay-Straight Alliance at a high school, I'm incredibly moved by the support Dwayne Wade has shown his child, Zaya.