Monthly Archives: April 2017

Horatio Hornblower, the TV Series

Generally, when I find a film based on a book, I try to read the book as well as watch the film.  This is what I did when I learned that Howl’s Moving Castle began life as a novel; I … Continue reading

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Star Wars Rebels Season Four Trailer – The Final Season

Here’s the final trailer for Star Wars Rebels, readers.  Season four will be the series last, and while we may yet see our heroes again in a following series, I admit that I was not expecting Rebels to end right when it … Continue reading

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Assorted Tunes – From Enya to Skillet

This post has an odd assortment of songs included.  Below you will find Enya songs rubbing elbows with Skillet tunes and one song by Hillary Scott.  Despite the strangeness of this collection, I hope you enjoy at least a couple … Continue reading

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Responsibility

When the advertisers hit it on the head, they hit it one the head!  Here’s an advertisement worth watching.  Responsibility – is it finally making a comeback?

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Book Review: Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand

Long, long ago, when I was just a child, one of my favorite television shows was a series called Wishbone. Wishbone was the name of a terrier owned by Joe Talbot, a youth whose father died when he was a … Continue reading

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Cold Iron by Rudyard Kipling

Cold Iron by Rudyard Kipling “Gold is for the mistress — silver for the maid — Copper for the craftsman cunning at his trade.” “Good!’ said the Baron, sitting in his hall, “But Iron — Cold Iron — is master of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas

A few years ago, I was in a very bad emotional rut. It was horrible, and not much I did lightened the mood very often. Sooner rather than later, I was in the pits again. It was not a nice … Continue reading

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