Well, it's been a fun three days of celebrating Glenn Ford! I haven't read all of your posts, but I'm hoping to do that sometime today. And I'm looking forward to it! If you haven't submitted the link to your blogathon post yet, it's not too late to do so. You can simply comment below, … Continue reading the Glenn Ford Blogathon: WRAP-UP.
In an era of filmmaking where most villains were played by nameless toughs or seasoned, yet typecast character actors, Glenn Ford took on the role of western outlaw Ben Wade--and turned in what is possibly the best, most memorable performance of his entire career. Certainly, 3:10 to Yuma is Ford's movie and Ben Wade is, … Continue reading the Glenn Ford Blogathon: ramblings about Ben Wade.
I just watched 3:10 to Yuma last night, so I'm on a bit of a Glenn Ford high right now. Which is perfect for this blogathon! In case you missed the announcement post I published a few weeks back, this blogathon is being co-hosted by Rachel and myself. We're both huge fans of Glenn Ford … Continue reading the Glenn Ford Blogathon is HERE!
Lindy Tremaine is proud of her work with the Meridian Intelligence Department. Clever, courageous, and armed with an uncanny intuition, she is determined to protect the planets of the Kellan Star System from villains and schemers, even if it means going undercover as a fashion journalist. Tragedy, however, lies beneath Lindy’s self-possessed demeanor. She is … Continue reading book review: Operation Lionhearted.
source. Hello, everyone! My friend Maribeth is currently hosting a blog tour to promote and celebrate the (soon to be) release of her debut novel, Operation Lionhearted. I've read the book and I can tell you that it's a great, fun read. (My review is coming out tomorrow, so watch for that!) After the interview, … Continue reading ‘operation lionhearted’ blog tour: interview with author Maribeth Barber.
As part of the 'Write for Life' launch tour for To Save a Life by R. M. Peterson and Sustainer's Smile by Erika Matthews, I requested an ARC of Sustainer's Smile to review here on my blog. There's a cool giveaway going on for the launch tour, and you can check out the whole roster … Continue reading mini book review: sustainer’s smile
This post is a contribution to the 9th Annual Tolkien Blog Party. Additionally, I have Rachel to thank for inspiring some of the points in this post (based on her excellent LOTR read-along notes). source. "Only the waning might of Gondor stands now between him and a march in power along the coasts into the … Continue reading defending Boromir.
This blog post is a contribution to the 9th Annual Tolkien Blog Party. source. 'I will take the Ring,' he said, 'though I do not know the way.' There. Boom. Done. Mic drop and all that. Oh, you want more than that? You're not convinced that Frodo is worthy of our admiration, liking, and respect? … Continue reading why Frodo Baggins deserves better.
source. I have seven siblings, but for the purposes of today's post, I'll only be putting the tag questions to two of them: my ten year old brother who is almost as obsessed with LOTR as I am (he's seen all six Jackson movies, and read some of The Hobbit--and he also knows a good … Continue reading the 9th Annual Tolkien Blog Party tag: my siblings’ answers.
check out the kick-off post with the tag, post roster, and giveaway details here! So it begins. In all the years that I've known Rachel, this is the very first year that I've been able to participate in her annual Tolkien Blog Party. And I'm so excited! I've got three blog posts prepped for publication … Continue reading the 9th annual Tolkien Blog Party tag!