Opera is one facet of classical music in which I’ve never indulged. I’m a patient man, but I don’t have the endurance for a composer like Wagner, whose Ring Cycle lasts roughly eighteen hours (seriously). And then there are the over-the-top … Continue...
Chris Tomlin, one of my favorite artists, has a new CD titled Burning Lights. It is a marvelous mixture of songs with lyrics that inspire and music that is fresh and exciting. I just love his new songs, “Awake My … Continue reading →
These books did not make the Best Seller list but they are still good reads! The Promise of Stardust by Priscille Sibley This is Priscille Sibley’s first novel. The novel opens on the aftermath of a tragic accident that leaves … Continue reading →
Whenever I think of yoga, I always picture the movie “Star Wars” and the little green guy in those movies named Yoda. I’m not really sure why but it sticks with me. Yoda is, of course, the master of finding … Continue reading →
Check out these recent releases that are generating buzz in the book world. Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration by David Roberts: Describes the epic journey undertaken by Douglas Mawson, who suffered starvation,...
I’m sure many of us have been eagerly awaiting the return of Mad Men on Sunday, April 7. Somewhat of a rarity on television, Mad Men characters are frequently shown reading. Why not flesh out your 6th season experience by … Continue reading →
Prompts for the week of April 4th, 2013 Prompt Create short story using one or more of the following: The total cost is Your first mistake Don’t confuse your An undisputed truth Just what would you suggest? Five Words Create … Continue reading →
A book for Young Adults that is a little bit fairytale with a hint of dystopia, Throne of Glass by Sarah J. is an excellent fantasy. Celaena, a former Assassin serving time in a death camp, is offered a way out of the … Continue reading →
JD Robb’s (Nora Roberts) latest Eve Dallas thriller, Calculated in Death, is due out soon. These books are like a bowl of popcorn for me; I only mean to eat a handful when I start and before I know it, … Continue reading →
Prompts for the week of February 14th, 2013 Prompt This week is all about love. Using one or more of the following prompts, create a short story about love. Love is a many splendored thing Love waits When you love … Continue reading →