Monthly Archives: November 2015

Carrion Comfort

BY GERARD MANLEY HOPKINS Not, I’ll not, carrion comfort, Despair, not feast on thee; Not untwist — slack they may be — these last strands of man In me ór, most weary, cry I can no more. I can; Can … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!!!!

“Every one of our greatest national treasures, our liberty, enterprise, vitality, wealth, military power, global authority, flow from a surprising source: our ability to give thanks.” – Tony Snow (1955 – 2008) White House press secretary and journalist.

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Spotlight: Zoids – The Blade Liger

Here’s Spotlight! Once again, readers, I take you back to a planet “in the far reaches of the Milky Way.” That planet is Zi. The focus of this post is one of the living “mechanical combat units” that dwells there … Continue reading

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If (for Boys) by Rudyard Kipling

If you can keep your head when all about you     Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,     But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can … Continue reading

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“If” for Girls

If you can hear the whispering about you, And never yield to deal in whispers, too; If you can bravely smile when loved ones doubt you, And never doubt, in turn, what loved ones do; If you can keep a … Continue reading

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The Neverending Story

The Never Ending Story began life as a number of films have; it was originally a book, written and printed in Germany. I have not read the book, only the description. From that, I know I prefer the film. Speaking … Continue reading

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Avengers: Age of Ultron – Hawkeye/Clint Barton

Here we go again, readers. I am back in the world of Marvel movies, thanks in no small part to seeing Avengers: Age of Ultron in theaters after a four month waiting period. And, yes, as you can see by … Continue reading

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