Monthly Archives: January 2018

Bucket List

Do you have a list of dreams, goals for life? They could be career goals, personal goals, or fun things you dream of doing. What do you want to do before you die? Here is my list, so far. Get … Continue reading

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People Need to Learn to Read

Reviewing favorite books from my childhood brings back an important aspect of my childhood for which I am thankful. I was raised to be a reader. When I was a child, my mother did not let my sisters and me … Continue reading

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I Need a Project

Several weeks ago, maybe when I was home for Thanksgiving, my sister played the movie “Julie and Julia” in which a woman cooks through Julia Child’s entire cookbook in a year and blogs daily about it. This has sometimes made me … Continue reading

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Return to Reading

I explained earlier this month that I decided to read more this year. I used to read extensively. Sometimes I would have three books in progress, but one or two was ideal. A few years after moving back to Georgia that … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Frankenstein Moved in on the Fourth Floor”

I received Frankenstein Moved in on the Fourth Floor (by Elizabeth Levy, illustrated by Mordicai Gerstein) in a mail order book club. In each shipment I received a set of books selected by the company. This book came in the same … Continue reading

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Tourism Posts I Want to Write . . . but Might Not Have the Chance

One of my topics in this blog has been to cover fun travel destinations. I wrote a series on my family’s trip to Fontana Village in the NC mountains and a post on my hike in Tallulah Gorge near Toccoa, … Continue reading

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Theological Themes in “The Black Hole (1979)”

I am finally returning to my movie reviews focusing on theological and philosophical themes. I had planned months ago to return to writing them, but they fell to the side as I wrote other posts. All that time these continued … Continue reading

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Remembering My Notebook

Over a week ago I took my car to a mechanic to have my wheels aligned. To pass the time while waiting for my car I walked to a nearby McDonald’s for some lunch and to proofread some upcoming posts. … Continue reading

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Now Entering 2018

Today had been a lazy day. I had the day off because the warehouse was closed, and so I slept in this morning. I spent some time relaxing during and after breakfast, and then I edited some blog posts. I … Continue reading

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