I’m currently seeking submissions for my publishing company Gazing West Publications. I’m seeking nonfiction works (short stories, books, chap books, magazine articles, etc.) from established or debut authors. I accept ONLY the following areas of nonfiction: sports, true crime, feminism, memoir, parenting, sex, DEI, animals, inspirational, and comedy. To be considered, please send a query … More Call for submissions: Seeking nonfiction work!
“If the camera is predatory, then the culture is predatory as well.” — 2022 Documentary, Brainwashed: Sex—Camera—Power from filmmaker Nina Menkes. If you don’t know Nina Menkes or her films, then it will help to peruse her website now to get a feel for who she is and what she stands for. You can view … More One of the most important documentaries of our time: “If the camera is predatory then the culture is predatory as well.”
The new Ben Affleck-helmed film AIR: Courting a Legend, starring Matt Damon, Affleck, Viola Davis, Chris Tucker, Jason Bateman, and Marlon Wayans, is coming in hot as a must-see for any sports fan. Especially those of us who saw Michael Jordan play at his peak. I still remember the game I saw in Chicago. We … More New Ben Affleck-helmed AIR a must-see for sports fans
If you haven’t seen the Toronto Raptors cringeworthy video that dampened the start of Women’s History Month yet, you’re lucky. But just so we can cringe together, you can see it here in this Deadspin article. I mean, honestly. Kudos to the NBA for making an attempt to honor women. I can appreciate that men’s … More Women’s History Month off to a cringe-y start