I must confess; I DO judge a book by it’s cover! I saw the close- up face of a Latina woman’s face freckled with typed word and a manicured finger held to the dark red lips in a shhhh manner – reminiscent of the scene in the bio-pic Selena where Selena (as played by Jennifer… Continue reading Selena’s Secret – a Review
We are three weeks into the new year. Many people have already broken their resolutions. I haven’t broken mine, but I am still working on them. In addition to making resolutions, I usually reflect and update my bucket list – things I want to accomplish this year. Visit Graceland during Christmas. I love Graceland and I… Continue reading Bucket List 2019
“Sunja-ya, a woman’s life is endless work and suffering. There is suffering and then more suffering.” Love, sacrifice, and suffering. From the humble beginnings of a gentle cripple Korean fisherman named Hoonie to his great grandson Solomon, son of a Pachinko parlor tycoon, Pachinko is a tale spanning five generations from Korea, to Japan, to… Continue reading Pachinko – A Review
It means so much to me like a birthday or a pretty view. – Duran Duran Remember in the high school yearbook when people who put what they thought they wanted to be? And usually someone would say “a millionaire by age 30”? As a teen, you don’t really know how to get there, you… Continue reading Before My Next Birthday —
Go ahead. Take a glimpse. Look at my life for one day. When I finally decided not to hit snooze on my alarm, I rolled to my side, then push myself out of the bed. I stumbled into the bathroom, turned on my favorite morning radio show, then began the arduous task of dressing; I… Continue reading Take a Glimpse
But I won’t cry for yesterday, there’s an ordinary world somehow I have to find. -Duran Duran I love looking forward to doing things, and I love having plans. Without a doubt, the highlight of my morning is when I open my planner, colored Flair pens in hand, and write my plans down (change the air… Continue reading Looking forward!
What are the chances? We’ll never know if we take it for granted. A diamond explodes, What are the chances? I love, love that song by Duran Duran. It is hauntingly beautiful. And a bit of a call to action, What are the chances? I will never know unless I try. While scrolling through Pinterest,… Continue reading What I am like . . .