Seems like it was just yesterday I was writing about how busy the month of April was going to be for me. And here we are. April’s just about over. Amazing. It has been a fully-packed month, both work wise and socially.
And “no”, I’m not complaining. It’s been terrific. I was sure, as I looked ahead, I’d be exhausted. But I’m not. I’ve had blogs and ads to write for clients, an event to plan, videos to shoot and, of course, my own writing to work on. There’ve been brunches, lunches, dinners, coffees and drinks. And a couple of nights out at the theatre.
Hot Docs (Canadian international documentary festival) starts tonight and lasts until May 5. A friend and I are seeing ten (culled from a choice of 205). So the month will end on as busy a note as it began.
Anyone who knows me well, will be surprised I’m seeing so few films. I always bought the fifty-movie pass for TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival), which meant I was seeing five or six movies every day for ten days. Most people I told thought I was nuts. They never believed I’d remember what I’d seen. Continue reading