Whilst on my usual research quests around the banks of the internet, occasionally I come upon REAL buried treasure mateys! Beneath endless advertisements and really bad pictures of really bad pirate costumes, a link led me to where X definitely marks the spot! If you're looking for some of the best pirate information, history, and … Continue reading The Absolute BEST #Pirate #Research and Information Web Site I’ve Found to Date!
As summers go, this one was pretty nice. I did manage an excellent vacation the first week of June in New Orleans, which kicked one item off my bucket list. I finished my third novel and it's mere weeks away from your hot little hands. I spent lots of quality time with my granddaughters and … Continue reading No Matter How Good Your Summer Was, It Could Never Top Baby Houseman’s
My first memory of Robin Williams was as Mork from Ork. In those brief 20 or so minutes in the pilot episode, he stole my heart. His gentle soul resonated through the silly plots, bringing life to this fictional alien who came to Earth in an egg. I read once where he said he was … Continue reading Robin Williams – The True Magic Genie of the Lamp
I have a love/hate relationship with remakes. Some are good and some are well, not so good. I believe it depends on the story itself. A good story can carry almost any remake, if you have three key elements: great writing, great actors and a good story. I watched the 2005 remake of King Kong … Continue reading A Good Story is A Good Story, Even if You Don’t Like Remakes