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Hitchcock Fest!

Recently, I flew to London to attend several days of the two-month-long The Genius of Hitchcock festival held at the British Film Institute’s Southbank campus.Starting in June and ending after London’s yearly October film festival, the BFI pulled out all of the stops to honor one of their own…a British director who became an international sensation by […]

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Revisiting an Old Friend: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

I recently re-read The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society,  a book I liked.  Upon second reading, I re-liked it all over again…but even more.  I LOVED it on the second read. Why?  Well, could it be attributed to growing older (I first read it in 2009)? Or experiencing more loss and pain in life?  […]

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