Daily Prompt: RELEASE ME? FEAR THEN NOTHING MUCH

Right before I released a long, heartfelt piece in support of the right of women to choose abortion -- early in the ongoing War Against Women being waged by the GOP in Texas -- I got a bit nervous. I'm not afraid of controversy, but abortion is such a visceral, hot-button issue. No one seems to … Continue reading Daily Prompt: RELEASE ME? FEAR THEN NOTHING MUCH

The American Hall of Shame: A Not-So-Little List

For commentary, you can read You're ALL out of order. These are the details, the who's who plus the what and when of America's federal convicted political criminals. Note I say convicted because I'm sure there are lots more that weren't caught ... or haven't been caught yet. This not only isn't everyone at the … Continue reading The American Hall of Shame: A Not-So-Little List

Right to life versus the right to a decent life

A good friend in Texas who used to live here in New England is fighting a lonely battle in her town for the right of women to retain control over their bodies. Texas is the frontline of the war against women, a war I thought we'd won years ago with Roe V. Wade and the … Continue reading Right to life versus the right to a decent life

How Come They Don’t Simply Open the Windows? A Film Maven’s Dialogue

Earlier today, my husband the movie maven wrote me and a few of his old TV pals. He had a question, perhaps one that has long needed answering. Given the cost and scarcity of panes of glass in Ye Olde West, how come instead of breaking all the glass before shooting, why didn't they open … Continue reading How Come They Don’t Simply Open the Windows? A Film Maven’s Dialogue