♥ Dad ♥ (April 7, 1928 - June 26, 2013)

Published by Iris in Memory Lane, R.I.P.,
Published on 07/07/13 at 09:06:54 pm using 559 words.
I see now that the thought of a world without my dad was unfathomable. Prior to his passing, I foolishly believed myself to be prepared. After all, his deteriorating health was impossible to ignore. But death eludes us in the deftest of ways. Death is… more »

Siskel & Ebert

Published by Iris in Memory Lane, People, Miscellaneous, R.I.P.,
Published on 04/13/13 at 11:47:50 am using 81 words.
A tip of the hat to two fellow “Church” goers, both greatly missed. Their eyes so often sparkling, as portrayed here, looking up at the prospect of an unveiling - yet another little piece of the world revealed… more »

This is not a review of THIS IS NOT A FILM

Published on 02/16/13 at 09:26:30 pm using 1271 words.
THIS IS NOT A FILM, so aptly titled, struck me right off the bat, as an act of desperation. Manageable, restrained, articulate desperation. more »

Jeff Buckley: Born 46 years ago today

Published by Iris in Music ♫, Memory Lane, R.I.P., Jeff Buckley,
Published on 11/17/12 at 06:20:09 pm using 21 words.

Nora Ephron (1941-2012)

Published by Iris in Movies, R.I.P., Screen Shots,
Published on 06/28/12 at 11:27:07 pm using 21 words.

Whitney Houston (1963-2012)

Published by Iris in Music ♫, R.I.P.,
Published on 02/12/12 at 09:29:59 am using 31 words.
Her undeniable beauty and talent. more »

Patchwork Writing: In the company of Jane & Co.

Published on 01/08/12 at 07:06:54 am using 2342 words.
Jane drops in on me every now and again like any good fictional character that once made an impression. Noah Baumbach’s Jane and her sudden drunken clarity. Zeroing in on individual words with a magnifying glass and inevitably failing to wrap her… more »

Nameless Fellow Elevator Rider

Published on 12/15/11 at 08:05:27 pm using 408 words.
(Thumbtacked and saved for a rainy day) There are a number of people in the world I don’t like for good reason. It seems like every day, sadly, that number gets larger. But there’s always a little spot reserved for hope. A natural way… more »

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