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Embracing Change...

A year on from the historic and euphoric result of the Marriage Equality Referendum I cannot believe how much is different in our little country. 578 more words

Angel, Angel, Down We Go (1969)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 4 out of 10

4-Word Review: Singer manipulates rich family.

Tara (Holly Near) is an overweight teen who feels like a social outcast. 504 more words


California Suite (1978)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 7 out of 10

4-Word Review: Visitors at a hotel.

Based on the hit Neil Simon play, who also wrote the screenplay, the film follows five couples all staying at the same posh Beverly Hills hotel. 628 more words


Marie's Reading: "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay" by Michael Chabon

How am I only just reading this now?

Michael Chabon’s Pulitzer-winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay has actually been on my to-read list for a while.   315 more words

Book Reviews

Ann Schatz on her own terms – Veteran sportscaster broke the mold in Omaha

Women covering sports today is routine but not so long ago it was a rarity. Ann Schatz broke the mold as the first female sportscaster in Omaha in the late 1970s. 1,659 more words


Austin Smith--"Leap Day" (Harper's, August 2015)

SOUNDTRACK: GAELYNN LEA-Tiny Desk Concert #513 (March 11, 2016).

Gaelynn Lea won the Tiny Desk Contest and within a few days she was ready to appear for her formal Tiny Desk Concert. 718 more words

Short Story

Clue (1985)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 3 out of 10

4-Word Review: Inspired by board game.

Six individuals (Martin Mull, Eileen Brennan, Lesley Ann Warren, Madeline Kahn, Michael McKean, Christopher Lloyd) are invited to an isolated New England mansion at the behest of Wadsworth (Tim Curry) the butler to the mansion’s owner. 437 more words