TRUMP VS. TRUMBO
#DonaldTrump #Trumbo #scapegoating #fearmongering #freedom #paranoia Good grief! Not again! Today we have a new merchant of fear and paranoia–Donald Trump. If ever we needed to remember history, it is right now. But rather than cracking open the history books, go see the movie Trumbo out just now. It will tell you of […]
Cannes Film Festival ~Chronic
The Cannes Film Festival is underway from May 13th to the 27th. While browsing and wishing I could be there, I came across this film, Chronic, written and directed by Michael Franco and starring Tim Roth. It’s about a nurse, David, played by Roth, who works with and assists terminally ill patients. We learn […]
Mad Men~It’s All About the Women.
Did you see the wonderful last episode of Mad Men? As one who has followed the show for all its years, I have to say that it ended “perfectly”. A few episodes back, I was really wondering how it could ever be wound up to a satisfying conclusion. But Matthew Weiner did it! […]
Light and Spirit in Art.
#spirituality #art #novels #art #synchronicity #creativity #landscape #painting In my blog post, “Synchronicity and Creativity”, I talked about one quality any truly great artist must possess. Primarily, she or he must have access to that vast “library” of the human experience found in the unconscious and the collective unconscious. That is where all the material […]
Magic in The Moonlight [the movie]
If you’re in the mood for a confection…something light, funny and entertaining, try Magic in the Moonlight, Woody Allen’s latest movie. I know! I’ve read a lot of the reviews too which pan it, but still for me it has its charms. #novels #movies #suspense #mystery #Magic in the Moonlight Set in the south of […]