Category Archive: People

“Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine”

I’m a 37 year-old heterosexual French woman raised in a traditional Catholic family. I barely traveled during the first 15 years of my life. My whole education took place in a private school… Continue reading

Hit the Road, Jack!

One of the first authors I read when I was a child was Jack London. Like most kids, I started with “White Fang” and “The Call of the Wild”, although my favorite books… Continue reading

Pole Dance: The Amazing Jenyne Butterfly

I tweeted the first video a few weeks ago. First, I need to say that I know nothing about pole dance. I can’t even remember why or how I ended up watching it… Continue reading

Diane Arbus

The first time I ever heard of Diane Arbus was when I watched “Fur”, a movie starring Robert Downey Jr and Nicole Kidman. The movie itself is a masterpiece but is just a… Continue reading

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Alright, this is clearly something my friends keep mocking me about. There was this one time, a few years ago, when we were all playing a questionnaire game. I was asked the famous… Continue reading

“Around the System”

This is a thank you speech delivered by actress Felicia Day at the Streamy Awards that were held in Los Angeles in March 2009. This is not brand new but I watched it… Continue reading

Sam Taylor-Wood: Hooked on a Feeling

The first time I ever heard of Sam Taylor-Wood was when Elton John hired her as the director of his new music video “I Want Love” feat. Robert Downey Jr (big fan here!).… Continue reading

Michael Loyd Young – Blues, Booze and BBQ

Being an americanophile when you live in Northern France is not that easy. I had no difficulties fulfilling this hobby in the past years when living in Paris, Brussels and London: capital cities… Continue reading

Richard Avedon

Two years ago, when I was still living in Paris, I went to an exhibition on Richard Avedon‘s work. Avedon is a famous photographer renowned for his portraits of celebrities such as Marilyn… Continue reading