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What Happiness Feels Like

Irene Jacob, “The Double Life of Veronique” It has that same potential for peril and agony, shivering on the periphery. Perhaps that is what makes happiness so sweet.

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Movie Marathon on Block Island

While I had tons of time to read, and walk, and have visitors, and write, and dream, I also had an orgy of movie-watching out on the Island. I brought some movies with me, but for the most part, I … Continue reading

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The Ladybug Symmetry

I have been thinking about a day on the beach many years ago when I came across two ladybugs on the sand and accidentally separated them. I was not in a good way that summer, morbid, paranoid, and sensitive to … Continue reading

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End of Summer Movie Quiz: My Answers

Dennis Cozzalio presents: Dr. Smith’s Lost in the Space at the End of Summer Movie Quiz. I live for his seasonal quizzes! I have answered (in my typical fashion) with images and Youtube clips rather than just words. It’s been … Continue reading

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The Double Life of Veronique Haunts Me

Ted writes beautifully about one of my favorite films of all time. A while back, I wrote a post about it – which, in my editor’s cap, I look at and want to re-write … but whatevs … here it … Continue reading

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Is There Someone Else Out There? The Double Life of Veronique

I saw it with Barry (a family friend) at a great little movie theatre on the University of Chicago campus. He really wanted me to see it. He had loved it … so when I was living in Chicago, I … Continue reading

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