Top 12 Books I Hated in 2017

This is actually not my idea. A member of my writers group suggested that he would be interested in this. (Thank you, Matthew.) So here goes. The top twelve books I hated reading. Enjoy! 1. Now I Rise by Kiersten White: Summary:  Lada Dracul has no allies. No throne. All she has is what she’s always had: […]

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I’M BACK! (Hopefully)

In the true words of Gloria Pitzer~ “Procrastination is my sin. It brings me naught but sorrow. I know that I should stop it. In fact, I will–tomorrow!” Yes. That’s my downfall. I procrastinate and that’s why I don’t keep up blogging, like I should. How can you forgive me? I’m really sorry. Well, it […]

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The Aviator (2004)

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Director: Martin Scorsese   Cast: Leonardo Di Caprio, Cate Blanchett, John C. Reilly, Kate Beckinsale, Alan Alda, and Jude Law Rating: PG-13 4/5 stars Run Time: 2h 50min I’m Howard Hughes, the aviator. I cannot believe that Leonardo Di Caprio didn’t win an Oscar for this movie! Sure, he won…

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Don’t Mess with the Jews

The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for sending me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. In Auschwitz, human life has so little value that no one is shot anymore; a bullet is more valuable than a human being. This review…

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Film Review: Coco

Title Coco Directors: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina Cast: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt Genre: Animation Rating: 4 stars ? Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to work out the mystery. Día de Muertos is a beautiful celebration to honour the dead, your family and celebrate life itself. Family…

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A Dream is a Wish

“A dream is a wish your heart makes When you’re fast asleep In dreams you will lose your heartaches Whatever you wish for, you keep.” ~Cinderella A dream is a wish your heart makes! *dances around as gracefully as a. . .as a. . .clumsy oaf can?* Oh well, that line needed dancing to! It’s […]

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