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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Parenting a Flesh-Eating Virus

Ah, the joys of parenting. Ever-changing, ever-challenging, ever-pulling-the-rug-out-from-under-one’s feet. I once compared my children to endlessly mutating viruses, changing and adapting just when I think I have them figured out. But I recently realized that comparing them to pathogens isn’t … 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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