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Under the Dome, by Stephen King

(A million trigger warnings for rape and violence) Well, I guess I’m not a Stephen King fan. My first foray into King’s cannon was through movies (Carrie, Christine) and the movie The Green Mile was what got me to read my first … Continue reading

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I stand with Kate and John

(Warning, feelingsdump ahead) I haven’t really brought up religion on the blog, but today I want to get my feelings out, and publicly support John Dehlin and Kate Kelly, even though they will probably never see this. I was raised … Continue reading

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Franklin and Eleanor: An Extraordinary Marriage, by Hazel Rowley

Franklin and Eleanor, by Hazel Rowley, intrigued me with it’s premise of exploring the Roosevelt’s relationship rather than focusing on FDR’s presidency, and I was pleasantly surprised to find that I really felt like I was reading a book about Eleanor Roosevelt … Continue reading

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Movie One Liners

Here are some movies we’ve watched lately Thelma and Louise, 1991 – A movie that made me feel proud to be a woman, and a sad and touching story of fear, friendship, and never looking back. A classic for a … Continue reading

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The Grand Budapest Hotel, 2014

I believe I have mentioned C’s love of Wes Anderson films. After my success with Moonrise Kingdom, I was excited to give his newest, The Grand Budapest Hotel, a shot. The characters here are the big winners. Funny, strange, and … Continue reading

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CTIFOTI – Brave New Voices

Keeping with the general theme of me being WAY behind the rest of the world in terms of just about everything, I saw a link to this video on tumblr recently (h/t fangirlfeminists): And then I sat and marathon watched … Continue reading

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Frozen, 2013 (spoilers if you haven’t seen it yet)

I really wanted to like this movie more than I did.  I mean, it had a lot of elements that should have spoken to my soul.  The main love interest was actually a villian!  Bam!  The main character was a … Continue reading

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