The 30 minutes of hell that changed my life

“Sometimes you can only find Heaven by slowly backing away from Hell.” ― Carrie Fisher, Wishful Drinking Life is lived forwards, but is only understood backwards. I present: A still life in forward motion I've long forgotten whether or not she said it in a personal email, a blog, or in an interview (a tribute to what a … Continue reading The 30 minutes of hell that changed my life

Frances (1982) Film Review

Based on the life of Frances Farmer, an actress most famous in the 1930-40's. A smart girl, with leftist leanings who becomes an actress, first on stage, then in Hollywood is catapulted into fame then blacklisted and ultimately put into a mental hospital. The film also delves into her love life, and her family life. … Continue reading Frances (1982) Film Review