Have we met? :: Ruby Sparks

2. Ruby Sparks (2012) movies seen in 2013 Ca Plane Pour Moi :: Plastic Bertrand I knew pretty quickly that Ruby Sparks would wind up on my list of favorite movies. There is something so me in this film, so what I love, so in my movie loving wheelhouse. My oldest daughter, who watched it…

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Aw, he got the Velcros :: video of the day

Thrift Shop :: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, featuring Wanz One of the most addictive songs I have come across in a long, long time. This is the kind of hip-hop/rap song style that I love, lyrically witty and full of wisdom, with a beat that you have to move along to. My oldest daughter introduced…

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So this is the new year :: song of the day

“So everybody put your best suit or dress on, let’s make believe that we are wealthy for just this once. Lighting firecrackers off on the front lawn, as thirty dialogues bleed into one.” This year I have made resolutions, this year it just seemed the right time to write down a few of my hopes and…

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Elliott Smith :: Either/Or :: My Favorite Albums

Either/Or (1997) :: Elliott Smith There are about five musicians who hold such an intricate and vital place in my heart that they have become part of my make-up, and their music subsequently, part of my life soundtrack. There are artists whose songs stand the test of time for me, and no matter how my…

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Moulin Rouge! :: Monday Movie Moment :: Movies about writers/writing

Moulin Rouge! (2001) The moment Satine really sees Christian (Your Song) Christian and Satine: “Come what may, I will love you until my dying day”. The first movie theme for the first month of 2013 will be “movies about writing and writers“, a theme quite close to my heart. Last night I started to think…

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