Author: Guilliean

Filipina adjacent. (Bad) Feminist. INTJ-T. Mélomaniac. Pokémon Trainer. Raconteuse. Slytherin. Tsundoku. She/her.
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Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Originally published January 4, 2009 Heartwarming AND heart-wrenching. The lengths one will go to for love. All within the context of “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” Who knew? Slumdog Millionaire had it all, as far as I’m concerned. Drama, comedy, family issues, romance, rising above what society expects of you to be. But what’s…

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The Christening

Rating: G Category: Humor/Suspense Summary: Sydney meets an old friend of Carrie’s, who is connected to her ways she never thought possible. Timeline: Mid-season 3. Disclaimer: Alias belongs to JJ Abrams, Bad Robot, Touchstone Television, and related entities. Made-ups are mine and mine alone. Sydney Bristow arrived a little late to the christening reception for…

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Pale Orchid

Happy people are sickening No one is ever that happy all the time It feels so good to be bad Fighting against the pure I let the rage fester, poisoning my conscious Blistering pustules – The Fear – infect my exterior It used to make me sad To dwell on the things that I have…

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A Lo-Fi Love Affair

I think my ear for music has transcended to the point where even the sound quality affects the way I listen. It’s like this deeply religious conversion that I never knew I needed. I haven’t invested in a record player yet, nor started collecting vinyl. But once my finances allow me, I so fully am!…

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The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

Originally published March 11, 2011 The trailer for “The Adjustment Bureau” paints the movie as an edge of your seat thriller. However, it was more of a slow burn thriller, if that makes sense. “The Adjustment Bureau” follows the life of David Norris (Matt Damon). He’s an aspiring politician with dirty laundry, and his “chance”…

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Amelia in the Afternoon (Part 2)

Rating: PG-13 Category: Drama/Action/Suspense Summary: Sydney and Amelia go on their first and last joint mission together. Timeline: Late season 1. Disclaimer: Alias belongs to JJ Abrams, Bad Robot, Touchstone Television, and related entities. Amelia is mine and mine alone. Sloane and Alain Christophe were sitting across from each other in Sloane‘s office. “You’ve made…

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LV Heartbreak

Songs for the brokenhearted. Ace Reject by Sugababes Don’t Speak by No Doubt Everytime by Britney Spears I’m Gonna Find Another You by John Mayer I Go to Pieces by Peter & Gordon Kailanman by Jocelyn Enriquez Littlest Things by Lily Allen Never is a Promise by Fiona Apple Something I Can Never Have by…

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when the smile was genuine

when the smile was genuine

When the smile was genuineCollected all the discontent on my neckChop me up, defenestrate, agitate, lay in waitTuned in to celebrate’Twas a day late, dollar shortDemonstrate the demon’s runWhen a good man goes to warThem Delta blues got nothin’ on meKeep ya head in the past of a life unlitDiseased, knobby knees, if you pleaseColored…

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