Category Archives: Movies and TV

Super Bowl Bonus…I Just Couldn’t Stay Away…

How was your weekend? We got slammed with snow here, so there was a lot of shoveling on Friday and Sunday, and a bit of a surprise shopping trip for butter (it wouldn’t be half as interesting if it weren’t … Continue reading

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2018: Post 4 after the Super Bowl–Different Perspectives Collide…

How’s it going? Today I’ll be doing a short roundup plus a little delving into an important part of writing for any writer, no matter if you’re doing fiction, copywriting, or something else. This is post 4, and the last … Continue reading

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2018: Post 3 after the Game…This Was Everywhere. Nope, It’s a…

How’s it going? This is post 3 of my Super Bowl commercial breakdown (well, the ones that impacted me a lot, anyway–sure there was more, but I don’t want to be here forever…that’s not sporting). I’ll probably end up doing … Continue reading

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2018: The First Super Bowl Post after the Game

How was your weekend? Mine was a bit out of the ordinary–went shopping in the morning…the cold, cold morning. Lots of wind. And then it snowed a teeny amount in the afternoon. Of course, the thing I hoped I’d be … Continue reading

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I Was Reminded of This TV Character Yesterday

How’s it going? Last post, I mentioned that I’d talk about one of my favorite TV characters (not my all-time favorite), and I figured that should be today, before my writer’s brain gets control of my fingers again and changes … Continue reading

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It Took a While, but a Friend and My Brother Conspired to Turn Me Into…

The week’s kinda flown by, hasn’t it? Anyway, let’s get to it. And don’t pay too much attention to the lingo…I will connect this all to fiction and copywriting, too. Despite the fact that I’m very interested in Star Wars … Continue reading

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Another Legend Leaves Us…

How’s your week been? A couple days ago, Gene Wilder passed away at age 83. I remember seeing him in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (and I didn’t figure out until years later that the title of Roald Dahl’s … Continue reading

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What Toy Story Can Teach You About Goal Setting and Achievement

How’s it going? I’ll say it even though it sounds ridiculous, or it might. I’m feeling listless, a bit. (And no, I make lists all the time, and do have them around–this isn’t that one). I’m trying to figure out … Continue reading

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Red, Blonde, And Blue: What Lady Gaga Has To Teach You About Writing Fiction And Copy

How was your weekend? We got some snow here–about 3 inches or so. I was still able to sally on the weekend shopping trip to pick up things, comics, crosswords, and what-have-ya. Anyway, let’s get to it. I realized I … Continue reading

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Something I Forgot About The Super Bowl, And Why Brand Advertising Can Be Weird…

How’s it going? In all my excitement to tell you about commercials during the Super Bowl this year, I forgot to tell those of you who don’t know who actually won the game. Missing the most important part…yeah…oops. Anyway, the … Continue reading

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