I started writing because Black people were invisible on radio, stage or screen and I wanted to make a difference in how we saw ourselves.
How much of loving someone is wanting to be with them? Wanting to be seen with them?
Directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix “Betty Blue” has great writing, fine cinematography, and exceptional acting from Beatrice Dalle and Jean-Hugues Anglade.
Check your credit report, people! You never know what these credit reference agencies may have incorrectly listed against your name or the various addresses where you’ve lived in the recent past.
Upwardly mobile gay photographer, Karl, has trouble uncovering the finer feelings of coarse young raver, Donovan, who is initially only after a quick fumble under the sheets without his girlfriend finding out. Boy with Beer is a touching story of love between two men.
My Royalist mother would have been smiling down at me from her seat on the right-hand side of God, as the taxi arrived to pick me up to meet the Queen at Buckingham Palace. Today would have been her seventy-third birthday, so I hope she’s still smiling down at me as I write this little missive.