Detainment Movie

This 2018 short film has been nominated for an oscar for best short film. It is I believe 1/2 hour long and deals with the interviews of Jon Venables, age 10 and Robert Thompson also age 10, in connection with the murder of James Bulger age 2. It is discovered that the two 10 year…

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So a year ago today I earnestly started this blog. It is a hogpog of thoughts on adversity, animals, baseball, the American Civil War, classical music, coffee (go Ghostlight), cooking, Doctor Who, dogs, education, faith, family, folk music, food, freedom, fun, greed, history, hope, Jazz, life, listening, love, mankind, movies, music old movies, peace, plants,…

A life well lived

Wonder I wonder at Abraham Lincoln who somehow in his time found a way to educate himself and become the man he became. It is maybe a fable, but my understanding is he was largely self-taught; he read books. It has been my strong conviction that the United States would be now more united had…

Life

Fabric The fabric of time is all we have, this moment now is life, right now   ///   Dramatic fabric worn by the eleate, tonight whose clothes didn't pass?   ///   Fabric estatic drastic and automatic fantastic magic   Moira Levant // COCOA2.com © March 4 2018    

No Word Prompt

Oh No, no word to write upon! What shall I ever do? I can write about puppies and snow about wolves being grey Oscar Levant and Fred Astaire about music and the muse? Am I at a loss? Sure doesn't seem it for I have never been at a loss for words.   Moira Levant…

That’s Entertainment

Entertain   The movie the Band Wagon was one of my favorite as a kid. But as I researched it recently I discovered that it wasn't a happy time for most of the actors when making it. Oscar Levant hid the fact he had had a heart attack, Fred Astaire's wife was gravely ill, I…