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Remembering musicals with "Summer Stock" (1950)

Judy Garland and Gene Kelly star in MGM’s “Summer Stock”, released in 1950.

Summer Stock is a musical film made in 1950 at the famous MGM studios, which had an also famous department dedicated to musicals. 730 more words

Filmmaking

Interlude: Shout Hallelujah

I was just journaling about the effective end of a friendship that never was – in the sense that I never was held as a friend by the other person, whatever she might have said – and I needed an injection of something less depressing, and… this is where I landed. 22 more words

National Poetry Month: "Neil Young Goes on a Trip"

Neil Young falls through a crack

in the asphalt.

It opens wider than a chasm.

Each second he falls, time regresses.

He sees the aperture of God’s eye… 189 more words

Poetry

FINDING DOROTHY

“Just because you can see a rainbow doesn’t mean you know how to get to the other side.” ― Elizabeth Letts, Finding Dorothy

Twenty years after the death of the “original Wizard”, Frank Baum, his seventy-seven year-old widow, Maud, headed to Hollywood. 561 more words

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