Tag Archive | movies

Izzy May I: The Write Movie

Putting together a book and a movie are quite different. An intelligent movie adaptation doesn’t replicate everything from the book, but rather it upkeeps, respects, and enhances the spirit, themes, symbols, and major and major-minor plot points.

I should’ve checked myself, but it would’ve been nice if someone had told me about these deleted Mockingjay scenes!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1: Sorry for the music in the background. This lovely youtuber had to work around the copyright.

Study Abroad???

Whether you’re grabbing or wandering through life, I believe you won’t regret the learning experience gained from traveling. (Thank you, Erik, for the image)

THAT MOMENT WHEN THURSDAYS (7)

THAT MOMENT WHEN THURSDAYS (7)

This week’s feature is also a modified response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Imitation/Flattery.” Write a post about anything you’d like — in the style of your favorite blogger. I have many favorites, but I wouldn’t imitate them. There are other ways to show my flattery: Familiarizing myself with their blogs and commenting on their posts. That […]

How Could I Ever Write My Own Eulogy?

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “In Loving Memory.” Also, a shout out to Amie Writes (happy birthday!) and Bynda “Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.” ― Shannon L. Alder To Remember Me — Robert N. Test […]

THAT MOMENT WHEN THURSDAYS (5)

THAT MOMENT WHEN THURSDAYS (5)

That moment when someone steals your work and gets credit for it. That moment when you miss a deadline. That moment when you submit your work early (for once in your life).

Film Review- Living on One Dollar (2013)

Originally posted on the cinema bliss:
Living on One Dollar movie poster I will say this: I’m grateful for the things I have, but have also fallen prey to selfishness and envy. In other words, I’m a perfect candidate for an eye-opener!  Living on One Dollar is a documentary that challenges the mind to wander…

2AM: The Smiling Man Suspense Video

Regardless of gender, age, and race, walking alone and walking alone at night can put your whole body — everything that you are — into a tense state of high alert. In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Fight or Flight.”

One Word Photo Challenge: Saffron

This was originally in response to Jennifer Nichole Wells’ One Word Photo Challenge. Now it’s May 15, 2015, and I brought it back up because I think it fits today’s writing prompt from the Daily Post: “The Clothes (May) Make the (Wo)man.” ~*~ Get your shopping on, At the mall, Max your credit cards You don’t have to choose, Buy it […]

Sea Foam (ONE WORD PHOTO CHALLENGE)

Sea Foam (ONE WORD PHOTO CHALLENGE)

In response to One Word Photo Challenge ~*~ Yet there are moments when The walls of the mind Grow thin When nothing is unabsorbed