…let the rain fall down

As the Midwest comes to the end of a very wet first weekend of summer (with impeccably timed pauses for baseball, theater, and travel), I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to let the rain do its thing, while I stay inside and far, far away from it. There are few things better than…

…dare to dream

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: So, there’s a woman who’s hosted one of the best-loved late night talk shows for decades… I’ll stop myself because no one has heard this one… And yet, “Late Night,” a new comedy starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling (who also wrote the screenplay) dares to dream of…

…get over it

Guess what day it is? You made it, crusaders. You’ve arrived at the half-way point of this five-day marathon. Your reward? Another three(ish) days until the weekend and this week’s What to Watch Wednesday recommended viewing.

…Wait For You

Hey there! I thought I’d mix things up and write this post directly to you today. Yes, you. Now that I have your attention I wanted to say hello. I know you’re busy and I don’t want to keep you too long. Before I let you get back to it, I wanted to give you something. I had…

…Fight the Dragons

“So I fight the dragons and I storm the castles and I win a battle or two. Then comes the day it’s time, I’m packing up and I am bringing all my stories home to you.” Fight the Dragons, “Big Fish” Happy Father’s Day to all the super dads, super moms who are dads too,…

…hope for the best

Now that the confetti (or a tragic lack of confetti, rather) has settled, the excitement eased, and we’re all returning to normal, I wanted to take a moment to address the Tony “drama.” No, I’m not talking about the “diva throw-down” featuring Audra McDonald and Laura Linney. …or this year’s winner for Best New Play….