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Top Five: Tropical Films

With summer upon us I thought I would start off our Top Five section with my favourite tropical themed films, escapism for when we can’t get from our sofas to the sun. 289 more words


Rescued (The Unofficial Sequel to 'Cast Away')

i was on that island
far longer than Chuck Noland
burying a hundred Wilsons
before you saved me
from those desolate shores

© Poetry from the Inkwell 2018

Movie Monday: Cast Away

This week for Movie Monday I’m back with a movie most people remember for a certain volleyball. It’s Cast Away!

Plot Synopsis: In December 1995, Chuck Noland is a time-obsessed systems engineer, who travels worldwide resolving productivity problems at FedEx depots. 289 more words


Watching The 2018 White Sox Is Like Being Stranded On A (Not Nice) Desert Island

It’s May 9, 2018. Food supplies are low. Hits are scarce. There are animals living on this island that could eat me whole. Nicky Delmonico is not a good baseball player. 307 more words


Reflecting God's Glory

In the final scene of Cast Away, Tom Hanks comes to a four way intersection, unsure of which way to go.  The lone survivor of a plane crash, everyone assumed Hanks character Chuck Noland was dead, moving on with their lives despite never finding his body.  400 more words


The lord is with you...mighty warrior

These words were spoken to a man who was hiding from the enemy

Today, these same words are still reverberating from eternity into time

These words are for the weary, the downtrodden, the cast-away, the one who feels like giving up, the one who is hiding in shame, the one who feels abandoned, the one who has listened to the lies of the enemy for so long… 202 more words

Be Encouraged

Cast Away (2000)

Cast Away NEVER gets old. Every time I watch this classic movie, I remember how good it is and it gets better with every watch. Even though there are some unanswered questions at the end of the movie (ex. 42 more words

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