Paulette Mahurin’s The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap was not a great book by any stretch of the imagination. It really could have been stellar, but it fell short for me.
Whether you’re looking for something on in the background or looking to watch something seriously, Netflix is awwwesssome!
TW for spousal abuse and rape; spoilers abound.
Diana Gabaldon’s super-popular time travel romance from 1991, Outlander, may be coming to cable TV. Fans are speculating who will play Jamie Fraser, frequently mentioning Chris Hemsworth. Ms. Gabaldon writes on her blog, “I’m sure Mr. H. is a very fine actor, but I really don’t like widow’s peaks on men.” Hey, we all have our quirks. Some of us don’t like the hero to have a widow’s peak. And some of us don’t like the hero to beat the heroine. Read More Outlander, Diana Gabaldon’s Abusive Romance, May Come To TV
Dudes were so disappointed in us ladies this week. Here we are, getting our boobs removed, posing in all our regular-lady glory, and being on the Internet. Heaven forbid!
Like any family dog, Bowser is a loving, loyal companion. He’s one of those large dogs that thinks he’s a small one. He enjoys sprawling on the couch, regardless of whether it’s currently occupied. He loves toys that squeak, and will frolic like a puppy to the high pitched sounds. He’s also rather lazy. He’ll sunbathe for hours, looking up at you with an irresistible puppy dog stare when you insist he moves from his resting spot. He loves meeting new people, and will bowl you over in his enthusiasm to say “hello.” He loves other pets, and is great with children. In short – Bowser is a good, sweet dog. Read More The Pittie Problem
OK, I’ve got some blood on my hands. But I had good reasons. I had to get rid of the CIA guy. It was the only way to get the heat off me. And that Wendy girl, which I know I framed you for. She screwed things up, so she had to die. Same with Molly. I didn’t have a choice, OK? I was boxed into a corner. ~ Billy Chambers, who forgot to mention the journalist he killed, but hey, as he might point out, nobody’s perfect Read More New Show Recap: Scandal, Season 2, Episode 22, “White Hat’s Back On”
Every night before I go to sleep, I lay in my bed and pray. The first thing I pray for is my son; that he will have a good sleep, a good day, and that he’ll be happy, healthy, and safe. Read More Living With Chronic Pain
This week’s edition of “News in Asia” is having computer problems. Actually, it’s having Internet connectivity problems. One of the things I miss most about living in South Korea is Internet speed. I could download an episode of Scandal in 3 minutes and an entire season of a show in about 10-15. Ah well, enough of the whining, onto the news. Read More News in Asia