Bloom – A New Film Based On James Joyce’s Ulysses

Ulysses Film

Have you read James Joyce’s classic book Ulysses? Let me confess I have not. Although I was born and raised in Dublin, the very city in which this epic tale is set, I have not delved into its intelligently humorous pages. I do own a copy. I stare at the cover on many an occasion, […]

A Mom’s Problem – Staying Awake for Movie Night

Three Vintage Wooden Kitchen Chairs

Is it just me, or do all Mommy’s have problems staying awake to watch a movie? I usually am a bit of a night owl, but I need to keep moving or thinking to stay awake. Typing! Reading! Cleaning! Any job will do! Once occupied I can potter away till midnight. But don’t ask me […]

Does Anyone Miss Cool, Video-Store Dudes?

Netflix envelope

All this talk about Netflix over the past few days, caused me to reminisce about now-near-extinct, video stores of bygone years.  No matter how much my husband advised me to curb my urge to chat with those ever-so-cool, video, check-out guys, I could never hold my tongue.  I inevitably asked silly questions, as I handed […]