Diversity vs. Quality: The Ultimate Battle

Some of you may remember that a while back Stephen King fell into the trap that so many fall into these days, he Tweeted what he thought was an innocuous remark, only to discover that the world can instantly turn on you and decide you are racist, sexist, homophobic, or every other thing they can …

An Unexpected Delight During The Super Bowl Halftime Show

I am going to start by saying, I don’t watch football. I don’t care who was in the Super Bowl or who won it. I didn’t even really care who was in the halftime show. Today, on the Monday after the game, I was talking to my physical therapist and they were all talking about …

Why I Felt “The Irishman” Was a Waste of My Time

It’s not Goodfellas, it’s more like Boring-Fellas. First off I should say that I am not a huge Scorsese fan. Some of his movie I enjoy, but do I love them with all my heart and soul? Not really. Is he a talented director? Oh yes, most certainly. Is The Irishman on Netflix a total and …

Being Grateful and Baby Yoda (Okay, it’s not really about Baby Yoda, but give it a chance)

Hello Friends and Faithful Readers! Today’s blog is a musing about a few different topics, but as you can probably tell by the title (or by using your top-notch detective skills) I am thinking about the term “grateful” and all it encompasses. It’s a Bit Much How often do we see hashtags that say “blessed” …

5 Questions For a Creator: Robert Hanna

For this installment of 5 Questions, I chatted with Robert Hanna. Robert is currently producing & directing a Documentary Series called “WHY.”            “WHY” is a documentary series with a focus on People who are inspired & dedicated to pursue a particular calling in their Life.    What is your number …

“The Deuce” Is More Than Sex

Photo Credit: HBO.com When I started watching The Deuce a few years ago I didn’t really know what I was getting into. My husband said it looked interesting, had good actors, and we all know HBO often churns out good stuff (Six Feet Under, Watchman, etc.). A quick note: I should add here that I …

5 Questions For a Creator: Tabitha Lord

Photo by Robin Ivy Recently, I chatted with author Tabitha Lord. Tabitha’s HORIZON series has won several independent book awards including the Writer’s Digest Grand Prize in 2016. In addition to writing novels and short fiction, Tabitha is a partner and senior writer for Book Club Babble and managing editor for the Inkitt Writer’s Blog. …