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manny-pacheco's picture
Feb.02.2014
One of the great character actors of our times has died of an apparent drug overdose. His versatility was unmatched over the last twenty years with highly memorable roles in support of top actors of our day. His fine efforts would be the kind of celluloid memories welcomed in the Forgotten...
sarah-cotchaleovitch's picture
Dec.28.2013
All day long, I've done what I could only dream about doing this time last year: I've sat on the couch reading a good book. Last December, I yearned for some good fiction after a few months of reading a bunch of how-to and reference materials. So at the close of the year, I looked over the books...
gloria-oliver's picture
Nov.28.2013
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire       Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Willow Shields, Donald Sutherland, Elizabeth Banks, Sam Claflin, Lenny Kravitz, Stanley Tucci, Philip Seymor Hoffman, Lynn Cohen, Jeffrey Wright, Amanda...
sarah-cotchaleovitch's picture
Apr.13.2013
Books (Photo credit: henry) I've never been one to blow through my paycheck on a shopping spree. I do buy clothes more often than my husband but not nearly as often as most women. I never buy jewelry. I don't have a lot of knickknacks or art, although, with a mother who is an artist, I certainly...
kevin-arnold's picture
Feb.26.2013
  I'm a latecomer to the Jennifer Lawrence party, but I've been doing my homework.  With no acting training, she convinced her parents to go to New York City, where, at 16, she won a key role in a TV series.  For that, she received the Young Artist Award for Outstanding Young...
david-henry-sterry's picture
Jun.07.2012
Check out this week's Friday Writing Tips!!!   Fridaywritingtips: The Book Doctors on Not Following Trends & Seth Godin on Finding Your Tribe     
ben-macellen's picture
Apr.19.2012
The Hunger Games The premise of this movie/book makes me feel uncomfortable and questions why write such dark stories. Then I consider the fact I haven’t read page one of any of the books, and have not seen the movie at the cinemas. This reminds me of a controversy that surrounded the film ‘The...
ben-macellen's picture
Apr.19.2012
The Hunger Games The premise of this movie/book makes me feel uncomfortable and questions why write such dark stories. Then I consider the fact I haven’t read page one of any of the books, and have not seen the movie at the cinemas. This reminds me of a controversy that surrounded the film ‘The...
dr-steve-mcswain's picture
Mar.30.2012
As with most great movies, there are many parallels to our shared experience as human beings in the most recent blockbuster, "The Hunger Games." I loved this movie. And now, I must read the books. In one of the film's many memorable scenes, Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson), co-star who is in love...
jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Mar.29.2012
About three years ago I was at Kathleen Caldwell's A Great Good Place For Books to see Sarah Dessen read, where the woman hosting the event Jake talked about the new book that was supposed to be the new big thing, the new Harry Potter. I wrote the author's name down, then the next day told...