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Don’t cry after my death, love me while I am alive!

It was our favorite part of the day, this in-between time, and it always seemed to last longer than it should–a magic and lavender space unpinned from the hours around it, between worlds Paula McLain oh! … brief Athena Chen, an aromatherapy teacher and owner of a scent shop, is mourning the loss of her boyfriend, Andrew. She is desperately depressed, longing for and missing …

When it’s gone, you’ll know what a gift love was!

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation Kahlil Gibran oh! … brief The film follows the life of journalist Chow Mo-wan in the aftermath of an unconsummated affair with a woman called Su Li-zhen in the early 1960’s in Hong Kong (In The Mood for Love) and is depicted through four story arcs. Three of the …

The love of a half dead heart will keep you half alive!

Don’t cry after my death, I won’t know it. Love me when I am alive Luffina Lourduraj oh! … brief Takumi and his six-year-old son, Yuji are struggling with life following the death of Mio Aio, wife and mother to the two. Yuji suffers from an illness and anxiety which causes fainting spells and leaves him unable to organize himself and the structures around him. …

Dreams are often most profound when they seem the most crazy!

Dreams feel real while we’re in them. It’s only when we wake up that we realize something was actually strange Inception oh! … background Lucid dreaming is a real thing. In 1913, Dutch psychiatrist and writer and has been argued since the early 1960s by a psychiatrist and those studying Frederik (Willem) van Eeden coined the term ‘lucid dream’ in an article he wrote entitled …

Souls recognize each other by the way they feel, not the way they look!

I was born on the night of Samhain, when the barrier between the worlds is whisper-thin and when magic, old magic, sings its heady and sweet song to anyone who cares to hear it Carolyn MacCullough, Once A Witch oh! … background This kdrama is based on the lives of historical figures of the Joseon Dynasty. Royal physician Heo Jun (1539 – 1615) is one of …

The Four III (2014)

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The power to investigate is a great public trust  Emanuel Celler oh! … background The Four is the first piece of a film trilogy adapted from the novel series Sì Dà Míng Bǔ (The Four Great Constables) by Woon Swee Oan which had also been previously adapted as a television series. The second piece, The Four II and the third, The Four III followed in 2013 …

The Four II (2013)

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Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate  Marcus Aurelias oh! … background The Four is the first piece of a film trilogy adapted from the novel series Sì Dà Míng Bǔ (The Four Great Constables) by Woon Swee Oan which had also been previously adapted as a television series. The second piece, The Four II and the third, The Four …