https://youtu.be/QsXsfrk06-I This film isn't for the squeamish. It is vampires without any of the window dressing or frills. It is, oddly, the most elegant inelegant film, I've ever seen. I think, for me, it is likely that I'd have never said another word about this film after the first time I viewed it, if … Continue reading Near Dark
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=APx2yFA0-B4 One of the most wonderful things within the many fine and good examples that Bruce Lee left us with, is his example of inclusiveness. Despite being met with prejudice throughout his life, he seemed to hold no such feelings in his own heart. He continuously broke with traditions. He fell in and love … Continue reading On This Valentines Day
https://youtu.be/8P84nW88v2M Rumble Fish, 1983 Matt Dillon, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane, Dennis Hopper, Laurence Fishburne, Diana Scarwid, Chris Penn, Tom Waits, Vincent Spano, Nicholas Cage Written by S.E. Hinton Directed by Francis Ford Coppola https://youtu.be/cgaHi7IziHI Streets of Fire, 1984 Michael Pare, Diane Lane, Rick Moranis, Willem Dafoe, Amy Madigan, Deborah Van Valkenburgh, Bill Paxton, … Continue reading Midnight Movies Double Feature
Recently I’ve been thinking about how much time we, I, spend on the internet. I’ve thought about it before. There was a time when I did not want a computer, whether it was a matter of being something of a technophobe or simply a general leeriness for reasons that I couldn’t quite explain, the … Continue reading OPEN 24 – 7, But It’s Closing Time: The Re-Rewiring of the Internet Affected Brain.
These are just my initial notes on this, I may have more to say about it as I research. Where do authors get their ideas?Solving a literary mystery.Years ago I read a book titled "Green Darkness" by author Anya Seton. It is a historical romance with a theme of reincarnation. Towards the end of the … Continue reading The Mysterious Duet of Green Darkness.
There were others, they brought me flowers, but this one was different. He brought me a perfectly dissected frog, put it in a little shoe box, wrapped a red bow around it. He wanted me to see what one should look like, dissected properly, plus it saved me from having to do it myself and … Continue reading Bones: This One Was Different