Things that make me go hm?

Last night as I was watching movies, the bright of the almost full moon kept flickering through the blinds, finally calling enough times to motivate me to do something I rarely do:  go outside in the middle of the night to take a picture.  It was 3 a.m. when I set my new phone’s camera…

Movies, Movies, Movies! #74 – March 2, 2021

Welcome to another installment of Movies, Movies, Movies!  Another one in a roll of good batches. Tenet (2020) Starring: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Kenneth Branagh, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Clemence Poesy, Dimple Kapadia, Himesh Patel, Michael Caine, and many others. Director: Christopher Nolan Genres: action, sci-fi Synopsis: because I need to watch this a…

Nightmares are Made of This (long)

Awhile back I posted a Ryan Adams and The Cardinals song that I like. It wasn’t long before I was informed that Ryan Adams has a reputation as an abuser of females. Yesterday I read that Marilyn Manson’s reign has ended. Further investigation showed that he has mentally and physically tortured his partners and others…

#FF — First Domino

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson Ada, Bonnie, Christy, Donna, Eileen, Francina, and Ginette grew up together in St. Ignace. Their mothers stayed home and made pasties. Their fathers worked as woodsmen, railroad men, and on the ships of Lake Michigan. They married young and followed their parents’ footsteps. They canned food in autumn, made quilts…

Movies, Movies, Movies! #73 – February 23, 2021

Welcome to another installment of Movies, Movies, Movies!  I have a good batch for you this week. Diner (1982) Starring: Steve Guttenberg, Daniel Stern, Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon, Tim Daly, Ellen Barkin, Paul Reiser, Kathryn Dowling, Michael Tucker, Jessica James, Colette Blonigan, and many more.Director: Barry LevinsonGenres: comedy, dramaSynopsis: Set in 1959 Baltimore, the story…

dVerse — Quadrille 122 — Avocadette

  Avocadette, photo taken 022221 Once she was an almost cast-off pit to be tossed into the compost heap.Redeemed on a whim, toothpicked and watered, she sprouted thanks.Inspiring beyond all weathered strife, spider mites, and indoor gloom, she goes on, greening and growing,reaching out for Spring. I have a lot of indoor plants. Most of…

2021 MOVIE DRAFT- ROUND 4 PICK 8- MSJADELI- SELECTS- BEING THERE — slicethelife

Round 4 Pick 8  February 22 Lisa “Being There” (1979) Genre:  comedy Director:  Hal Ashby Writer:  Jerzy Kosinski and Robert C. Jones (book adaptation) Settings:  Washington, D.C. and the Biltmore Mansion in Asheville, N.C. Awards:  14 wins and 15 nominations Cast:  Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas, Jack Warden, Ruth Attaway, Richard Dysart, Henry Dawkins, […]…