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Pass the popcorn, please.

You know there are star ratings, thumbs up or down ratings and rotten tomatoes ratings to help you gauge how good a movie really is but after our Palm Springs International Film Festival vacation, I’ve added one more personal one. 188 more words

Thoughts

California dreaming...of snow?

What nicer way to escape the Canadian cold than to attend the International Film Festival in Palm Springs – right? Sun, desert,warm weather, great films…or more like great films and a 4 year drought that seems to be breaking thanks to el Niño! 219 more words

Thoughts

Indie Writers, Readers, and Shopping

WOW! This is my 300th Post!

Okay, I’ll start with shopping. I mentioned yesterday that I had to go grocery shopping today. I picked up, tomatoes, green grapes, bananas, strawberries, romaine lettuce, and pichuberries, among other things.   207 more words

On A Desert Night North of Palm Springs: A Poem

On A Desert Night North of Palm Springs: A Poem

It was on a still and tranquil desert night
underneath canopy of stars shining bright… 356 more words

Poetry

Some dry thoughts

On a recent fun trip to Palm Springs in California for their film festival I couldn’t help but be disconcerted by all the contradictions around me. 258 more words

Thoughts

$3 billion and counting.

From Bevans Branham of Palm Springs, CA:

‘To make money, you must spend money.’ The motto for venture capitalists in 2014. With another quarter to go, VC’s have already spent $3 billion more then they did in all of 2013, according to reports from PwC based on Thomson Reuters data. 316 more words

Bevans Branham