the list of now’s favorites: 2011

15 January, 2012

Oh hi, middle of January. It was time to do this 3 weeks ago. Alas, I had some priority issues over the past month – this blog being one of the things that had to go hang out on the back burner for a while. So here’s my list of highlights from 2011: Books Music […]

list of oscar predictions 2011

26 February, 2011

Here are my picks (if I ruled the world), my predictions (what I think will actually happen) and Ebert’s picks (just for fun comparison!) best picture what I would pick: The Social Network or Black Swan what will probably win: The King’s Speech what Ebert says: The King’s Speech direction who I would pick: David […]

book challenges for 2011

23 January, 2011

I enjoy public challenges, especially centered around reading and writing, I think it’s a great way for people to be inspired and gain exposure to great books, other writers and artists and have a record of their own progress. So I’m hoping that by posting this, a couple of you will join me!  I would […]

getting excited for the upcoming year in film

13 January, 2011

There are a lot of great filmmakers working on some very exciting projects right now.  Lucky for us, some of those are finished or in post-production and set to be released in 2011. Here’s a list of the ones I know about so far that I am excited to see.  I’m sure there will be […]