Book Blurbs

The Martian by Andy Weir: When I saw the preview for the Matt Damon movie based on this book, my thought was, “Bet that is a great story that will be turned into a mediocre movie.” While I can’t give … Continued

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Snapshots

Brief comments on film by Amy. Some old, some new.  Domestic films and foreign too. Boyhood — I forced Jim to take a break from all his kitchen renovating and watch this one with me. We both considered it time … Continued

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Snapshots

Brief comments on film by Amy. Some old, some new.  Domestic films and foreign too.   12 Years A Slave — I have to admit I went into this one a little warily, thinking that perhaps the ever-skewed-towards-the-politically-correct Academy Award … Continued

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On Hatmaker on Marriage

Being critical of popular writer and speaker Jen Hatmaker feels a bit like kicking puppies. If you are unfamiliar with Hatmaker, she is a blogging, self-depreciating, too-much-info sharing pastor’s wife and author of Seven and Interrupted. She manages to be … Continued

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