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The Happy Years; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Originally released 7 Jul 1950
Written by Harry Ruskin
Directed by William Wellman

Starring Dean Stockwell, Darryl Hickman, and Leo G. Carroll

My rating: ★★★1/2 stars… 755 more words


JAMES WHITE (2015): New Trailer With Christopher Abbot & Cynthia Nixon

James White is a promising new movie starring Christopher Abbot, Cynthia Nixon, Ron Livingston and Scott Mescudi. The protagonist is a young man struggling with self destructive behaviour… 53 more words


Thoughtful Thursday...

This post is just me thinking out loud…

Am I nuts for wanting to revisit a story, a group of characters, a novella I actually wrote in its entirety back in 2005??? 151 more words

Joey's Writing

Sixteen!! The Combiners (Excerpt)

                                        Sixteen!! The Combiners (Excerpt)

This is an excerpt from a longer narrative poem in my book, Prairie Moths.  It is the final section of  “The Combiners” –a poem about the itinerant workers who would drive up from Oklahoma each summer to harvest the wheat crop in South Dakota.  446 more words

Judy Dykstra-Brown Poem

Coming Soon!

Coming soon!  Don’t miss R.J. Hanrahan’s newest vampire tale, “One Small Bite”. When a vampire heiress tries to shun ties to her coven to avoid an arranged marriage, it’s her daughter who must pay the price to prevent a rival family from inheriting the crown.   268 more words

FANGIRL by Rainbow Rowell

I like FANGIRL mostly as a coming of age story for the main female protagonist Cather Avery. I’ve read coming of age novels before, my most recent John Green’s Paper Towns, and they were all about guys. 443 more words

Sebastian's Guide To Homo-Romantic NetFlix Films Part IV

You already know what time it is; you want to watch a movie with some homoromantic love, some guy on guy, some girl on girl, some in between. 1,246 more words