Movie Review: “Dune”

This review has been a long time coming. Last year I began hearing rumblings about a new/old sci-fi epic ("new" because it was new to me, "old" because it precedes--and even inspired!--Star Wars). By Christmastide, I was completely intrigued. A grand, sweeping tale full of political intrigue and space travel all revolving around a Chosen … Continue reading Movie Review: “Dune”

Repost: “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”

Okay, so here's the thing: I'd planned something entirely different for today's post, something more reflective and related to my 30th birthday last week. I will post that article later this month...but time simply ran away from me, as my youngest sister Joy and I spent a delightful weekend babysitting our nearly-2-year-old niece. A little … Continue reading Repost: “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”