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This Weekend, See 'Sniper,' Skip 'Blackhat'

My fellow moviegoers, is there anything more depressing than the fourth weekend in January when Hollywood inflicts its questionable choices upon us in a three-day period we’ll spend the rest of the year trying to forget? 926 more words

Could Be the Second Coming: Alabama Shakes' "Always Alright"

Alabama Shakes was formed in 2009 in Athens, Alabama by singer/guitarist Brittany Howard and bassist Zac Cockrell.  Eventually the band was rounded out with drummer Steve Johnson and guitarist Heath Fogg.   218 more words

Sing Like No One Is Listening

Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

I. Am. Stunned. Last week I had the honour of being nominated for the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award by two lovely ladies, Jillypopmusic… 531 more words


It's Monday! What are you Reading? 1/19/15

It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is a weekly blog meme. Teach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers hosts the kidlit version.

This week has been a great week of reading. 354 more words

Adolescent Literature

Common Ground

“Hey, is this seat taken?”

“Hey. No, help yourself.”

“Thanks.” The short-haired girl wheeled what looked like an oxygen tank to a spot beside her and sat down. 1,016 more words

Daily Prompt

Silver Linings Playbook

Who are these characters? Why should I care about any of you? Why am I here? Why am I not watching Season 2 of The Fall? 214 more words


American Sniper

I still stand behind my prior post “Sniper”, but I feel like I need to add to it.  I wrote it coming from my personal point of view and what I would want to do.  657 more words