Watching Christian Petzold’s 2007 film YELLA on The Criterion Channel. 🎥

Sky over Halifax this morning.

Blue sky with wispy clouds.

Beans soaking.

Beans soaking.

Watching Ruben Östlund great 2017 uncomfortable satire THE SQUARE again. 🎥

Chili spices before I ground them.

Chili spices in mortar and pestle.

First attempt at Portuguese cornbread.

Portuguese cornbread cooling on rack.

Chocolate chip cookies.

Chocolate chip cookies cooling on rack.

Bread from the bread machine.

Cross section of bread.

Grilled cheese and soup at Birdies as usual on Friday.

Grilled cheese sandwich on plate.

The overwhelmingly positive vibe on is so encouraging and demonstrates how it’s still possible to have social media that is humane, supportive, and brings a smile to your face.

Chickpea noodle soup.

Bowl of soup with noodles, chickpeas, carrots, and celery.

Watching Leslie Harris’ 1992 film JUST ANOTHER GIRL ON THE I.R.T. before it leaves The Criterion Channel. 🎥

Clouds in the morning sky.

Clouds in sky with bits of blue sky.

Chickpea curry and rice.

Chickpea curry and rice in bowl.

Sourdough loaves cooling.

Sourdough bread cooling.

Watching Stanley Kubrick’s 1964 satirical masterpiece DR. STRANGELOVE OR: HOW I LEARNED TO STOP WORRYING AND LOVE THE BOMB again. 🎥

Watching Lee Ok-seop’s 2018 South Korean film ‎MAGGIE on MUBI. 🎥

FISHING WITH JOHN is on The Criterion Channel. Glad to be able to watch the strange and wonderful show again.

Watching Sidney Lumet’s brilliant 1976 satire NETWORK again. 🎥

View of Halifax harbour this morning.

Clouds in sky over bridge and harbour.

Watched the first episode of Picard last night and I really enjoyed it. Patrick Stewart is such a comforting presence on screen.

Morning clouds.

Clouds over buildings.

Morning light and path.

Morning sky and trees with path in foreground.

Watching one of my favourite films from last year, Claire Denis’ melancholy and stylized science fiction film HIGH LIFE. 🎥

The view at work this morning.

View of Halifax Harbour with trees and morning sky.