Letting Go of Fear

In April, 2014, Disney’s latest blockbuster “Frozen” opened in its final market (Japan), and global sales pushed close to the $1.1 BILLION mark.   First day DVD and Blue Ray sales, including presales, hit 3.2 Million, escalating in May to over 10 million sold.  The animated feature was nominated for several industry awards, taking home OscarsContinue reading “Letting Go of Fear”

“Go Ahead….Make My Day”

This quote is familiar to many of us….from the 1983 movie Sudden Impact, starring Clint Eastwood as Harry Callahan.  ‘Dirty Harry,’ as he’s called, is issuing it as a challenge. I received another challenge today from one of my favorite authors:  Andy Andrews. In his blog post today, Andrews shares his thoughts on those specialContinue reading ““Go Ahead….Make My Day””

Whatever is True, and Worthy of Belief

                                 The movie, “Secondhand Lions” has been showing on one of the Dish Network movie channels this month.  It’s a coming of age story, told by Walter, a young boy whose uncaring mother drops him off to live with hisContinue reading “Whatever is True, and Worthy of Belief”

Steel Magnolias. How Quaint.

Why Steel Magnolias?  Every seen or read the play?  Seen the movie?  Steel Magnolias is a story of friendship and relationships:  between mother and daughter, among friends, and with ourselves. I’ve determined that at one point or another in my life, I can relate to any of the characters.  Take for example, Ouiser.  Now thisContinue reading “Steel Magnolias. How Quaint.”