The Little Match Girl… the saddest Christmas story ever.

25 Nov 17
The Little Match Girl Written by Hans Christian Andersen in 1845 Most terribly cold it was; it snowed, and was nearly quite dark, and evening– the last evening of the year. ...

The Velveteen Rabbit – The Whole Real True Story

27 Jun 17
I was born on Easter Sunday in 1961. The next Easter when I was one, my parents gave me the bunny pictured above. He is my own personal velveteen rabbit, and ...

My Unexplained Absence.

16 Mar 17
It all started when I had my site migrated to a different server.  One with more leeway on what I could manipulate.  >=]   Nothing naughty… just code-wise.  Then a houseguest, ...

Movies I Consider Sacred

No certain order, never ending, will continue to grow:

  1.  Cité Des Enfants Perdus  (City of Lost Children)
  2. The Shipping News
  3. Grapes Of Wrath
  4. Donnie Darko
  5. Spencer’s Mountain
  6. Velvet Goldmine
  7. Orlando
  8. Crash (1996, not 2004)
  9. Moulin Rouge
  10. Young Adam
  11. Amalie
  12. To Kill A Mockingbird
  13. Nosferatu
  14. Hedwig And The Angry Inch
  15. The Red Shoes
  16. The Last Picture Show
  17. Franco Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet
  18. Brokeback Mountain

 

One Of My Very Favorite Classic Christmas Stories Ever

24 Dec 16
All this was very pretty but prettiest of all was the little lady who stood in the open doorway of the castle. Though she was a paper doll, she wore a ...

10 Tips To Make Reading Fun!

23 Dec 16
Reading aloud to your child each night does much more than just induce sleep.