Fast Track by John DeDakis, book review

[Categories: Literature, Reading, Writing, Fiction, Mystery, Book Review] Wow!  This is GOOD! Five stars, bearing in mind I've given everyone from Chester Nez through Jodi Picoult to Ayn Rand the same on their individual merit, not as compared to each other. [Click to zoom.] From an author with whom I wasn't familiar until recently, I was … Continue reading Fast Track by John DeDakis, book review

The Hunger Games Trilogy, Boxed Set – Book Review

[Categories: Books, Reading, Literature, Photography.] [Click on photos to enlarge.  Taken with my new Nikon 35mm f/1.8G AF-S DX Lens.  Single icon photos are crops/blowups of cover photos.  Photography 101 forever.] Three stars out of five.  The trilogy is: The Hunger Games, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and Mockingjay.  They are a single story told in … Continue reading The Hunger Games Trilogy, Boxed Set – Book Review

Silver Linings Playbook. Sleeper movie of the week, month, maybe year.

M'lady and I stumbled upon this movie today and LOVED it.  We were searching our local listings last night and this one seemed like tolerable entertainment.  We wanted some light, relaxing viewing, not violent (seems like a surfeit of that lately), not tooo long (it clocked at 2 hr 2 min), not too stupid (always … Continue reading Silver Linings Playbook. Sleeper movie of the week, month, maybe year.