Category Archives: movies

More of My Top Un-Christmassy Christmas Songs. #7 is…

  Aaaand we’re back! The good news is, we have gotten all the songs involving alcohol out of the way. (I mean, getting drunk is such an easy “out” if you are struggling to make it through the holidays.) Snow is on the ground. Temps are waaay below freezing. Sure “feels” like Christmas, at least …

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Little House Lies… Albert WHO?!?

Yesterday, my Author Spotlight blog acknowledged the birthday of the great American author, Laura Ingalls Wilder. Specifically, I talked about Pamela Smith Hill’s Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Biography, and some of the dark details of Laura’s life that were omitted from her children’s books. Today, I want to talk about the TV series. Oh, you …

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Why I Love Stephen King (Happy Birthday!)

Today, we celebrate the birthday of, arguably, one of the greatest authors alive: Stephen King! My favorite writer, widely regarded as the “Master of Horror,” turns 68 today. Since the publication of his first novel, Carrie, in 1974, Stephen’s books have sold more than 350 million copies worldwide.  I guess Carrie is the main reason …

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