Dunkirk and Lucky, two movies, two takes. One MUST SEE!

My better half bought these two movies yesterday. She always controls the remote, she’s always right, so we watched them. I’d heard great things about Dunkirk. Christopher Nolan has done some interesting work. Memento is a classic. Brilliant and hard to wrap one’s...
Review of Blade Runner 2049

Review of Blade Runner 2049

Loved it. I’d heard mixed reviews on the movie and since we don’t do movie theaters here at Cool Gus’ place (because they don’t let him in and he likes watching movies just fine on the comfy bed), we finally bought it on demand. I need to watch it again to fully...
It’s too soon to talk about train safety.

It’s too soon to talk about train safety.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the recent train accident. However, it is too soon to talk about train safety. Also, there are many more trains in the New York City area. And more accidents there. And they have more rules and regulations, so rules...
On Not Writing

On Not Writing

I often tell people the hardest part about being a writer is: Writing. I tell them everything else is great. No commute, researching is fun, wearing sweats to work, Cool Gus lying at my feet glaring at me to get fed etc. But butt in chair, actually writing, is the...