The beautiful thing about this column is that I never know what I'm going to write about until I actually sit down in front of the computer and see a blank screen. Then my mind is automatically kick-started into reviewing all the things I read, heard and saw over the past week, like your life passing before your eyes _ or what I can remember of it, at least.
Hopefully one or two of those things will stand out above the rest, providing fodder for my weekly ramblings. Sometimes those things might be totally unremarkable to others, but might touch a certain string in my heart, or irritate a certain sore point, or tickle a funny bone.
This time, my eyes were drawn to the phrase "parallel universe" which the actor James Franco used to describe The Land of Oz which his character is transported to in his new film Oz The Great And Powerful.
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