2017 Film Rankings

“Of all the movie theaters in all the towns in all the world, she walked into mine…” Rick Blaine, played by Humphrey Bogart, spoke that line in the 1942 film, Casablanca. Or maybe he was talking about gin? I can never remember… Anyway, 2017 was quite the year for movies and I sat my butt…

Escape Into the World

Now feels like as good a time as any To escape into the world To explore the far reaches That are anywhere but here Where the required learning Requires much unlearning And instead, instead Find a place that’s already been found But has yet to be found by you And you And you And you…

Day of Birth

On this day Twenty-seven years ago I was brought into this world I assume I had a thoughtful picture Of what my life would be like at 27 When I was 15 or 20 or even 25 I’m glad I can’t recall what that picture was Because now I can make this year anything I…

Today…

Today. Today is the 1st. Today is the first day of the new year. Today is the first day of the rest of your life. Make 2018 remember you. I plan on making it remember me.