But this commitment by the self-described "news junkie" also raises further questions about realism and escapism
. Could it be that news addiction is a form of escapism
in its own right?
Taking the stress, planning and possible disasters out of summer holidays, The Hoxton is curating two idyllic, once-in-a-lifetime trips that offer both city buzz, a festival and island escapism
. Who says you can't have it all?
McKenna has the aforementioned Cahir Castle and also the second favourite Escapism
in this heat and the latter looks well drawn.
Webb does not set out to take anything away from realism, but she does work to quash the notion that fantasy merely fuels escapism
. In writing about Jones's and Pratchett's employment of wainscot fantasy, for instance, Webb explains that this concept is "a starting point for complex consideration of how humans in ordinary life remain within mental barriers generated by social forces such as religious dogma or racial prejudice" (94-95).
" No one sets out to write escapism
as a film's subject matter unless, maybe, you are making a fantasy flick.
THE beautiful and vacant escapism
that is Made In Chelsea returned to our screens this week, with the posh totties back on their home turf in London.
But if you're a sucker for romantic films, it's an agreeable-enough piece of escapism
Like any show the series has its ups and downs, but when it's good, such as the recent episode involving an alien virus which left victims floating before exploding, it's some of the best escapism
on the box.
Published today, the latest volume in this illustrious series doesn't disappoint with page after page of pure opulence, escapism
and glamour – critical elements in any project.
"I've been fishing for over 70 years - it's a form of escapism
from life's troubles " said Newport veteran Nica Pritchard, 74.
Merenda said the popularity of Halloween could also be growing because of its "escapism
This latest extracurricular venture subtracts the dissonance from the blurry garage noise of the Girls for a sweeter kind of escapism