This summer I revisited a couple of movies from the 90’s, and got to thinking about the once popular manic-pixie-dream-girl. What was it about the fun-loving, irrepressible, rule-breaking, girl that … Continue reading
I know what you’re thinking… A-ha? Romantic? Isn’t that the “Take on Me” band we never heard from again? Well, yes and no. A-ha has been m y favorite band … Continue reading
Your first kiss. Your first crush. You’re first love…. your first broken heart. Much of what shapes us is an emotion-laden memory. Maybe that’s why memory is so important in … Continue reading
The romance between Christine Daae and Raoul in The Phantom of the Opera never quite felt right to me. For some reason I always wanted her to forget about Raoul, … Continue reading
Reactions to the new Wonder Woman (2017) have run the gamut from positive to enthusiastic. Everyone seems to love finally seeing this DC superhero reach the big screen. It’s hard … Continue reading
I remember watching soap operas with my grandparents. They were retired and I spent many a day with them while my parents were working. Ryan’s Hope, One Life to Live, … Continue reading
Reflections on life’s meaningful moments, like graduations and weddings.