Maleficent – Revisionist Fairy Tale Motherhood

I realized that we Book Warriors hadn’t yet done a review of Maleficent, Disney’s newest Sleeping Beauty retelling from the perspective of the antagonist – Maleficent.  Now, Sleeping Beauty was always one of my favourite movies as a little girl. I remember arguing fervently with my little sister that the blue dress was way prettier than …

An Evening on The Forgotten Kingdom By @helplesotho and @mayfairtheatre

  In a partnership between The Mayfair Theatre, a local indie cinema which is fabulous (and has a lifesize figurine of an Alien… from Alien among other things in it’s décor) had a screening of The Forgotten Kingdom directed by Andrew Mudge and also the book launch of A Girl in Lesotho written …