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gloria-oliver's picture
Jan.09.2011
Season of the Witch Starring: Nicolas Cage, Ron Perlman, Stephen Campbell Moore, Ulrich Thomsen, Claire Foy, Robert Sheehan, Christopher Lee and more... Directed by: Dominic Sena Written by: Bragi F Schut Premise: A veteran crusader and his fellow knight desert their duty after their latest...
gloria-oliver's picture
Jan.02.2011
(Didn't go to the theater this week, but did catch a little known movie on STARZ. A total GEM I must share with you! So here I am.) MOON (2009) Starring: Sam Blackwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligot, Kaya Scodelario and more. Directed/Written by: Duncan Jones. Screenplay: Nathan Parker Premise...
gloria-oliver's picture
Dec.26.2010
True Grit Starring: Jeff Bridges, Hailee Steinfeld, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Barry Pepper, and more. Directed & written by: Joel & Ethan Coen Premise: After her father is killed, Mattie Ross comes to Fort Smith to collect her father's body. Seeing that no one is pursuing the murderer...
dovid-krafchow's picture
Dec.18.2010
A writer is connected to words through a wellspring, everything else is like ground water that comes and goes. The  source of words is inside the soul. I have heard it said that the soul is full of words and when we say all the words our lives end. I use to get sick after finishing a book, but I...
cliff-burns's picture
Dec.18.2010
I'm taking the "100 Book Challenge".  My reading has dropped precipitously over the past decade and I want to make amends.  I've got stacks of terrific books lying around and in 2011 I'm going to make a dent in my unread pile.  I'm already eying tomes like Richard Russo's THE DEAD POOL...
adele-annesi's picture
Dec.17.2010
A post or two ago, we discussed writing for anthologies, a current hot market. From now 'til year-end (can't believe we're nearly at the close of 2011), we'll talk a bit more with editor, writer and instructor Anne Witkavitch, who compiled and edited the new anthology Press Pause Moments: Essays...
dale-estey's picture
Dec.16.2010
Sherlock Holmes fans stage last-ditch attempt to save Conan Doyle's homeA five-year battle to save the former home of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has gone to the High Court after campaigners applied for a judicial review of a decision to allow development of the Grade II listed house. Undershaw in...
marilyn-jaye-lewis's picture
Dec.12.2010
OMG! What the hell was I thinking of yesterday when I didn't manage to go across the fucking street and get some groceries before night descended??? Now, here it is morning, and dark and rainy and cold out there, and I'm still in my comfy Christmas PJs and my incredibly snuggley black fleece...
ben-campbell's picture
Dec.10.2010
An incredible fifteen thousand (15,000) total views on this redroom.com site. That is terrifically fascinating. I've had my share of fights, drank my share of alcohol, raised my share of complaints, accepted my share of defeats, traveled my share worldwide, written my share of novels, and now, I...
dale-estey's picture
Dec.06.2010
Michelangelo's scribbled thoughts reveal the tortured poetMichelangelo scribbled jokes, thoughts and mundane shopping lists in the margins of his artistic sketches, providing a fascinating insight into his moods and artistic genius, a new book reveals. Michelangelo scribbled notes on about a third...