Ryan Reynolds and Green Lantern

Apparently, actor Ryan Reynolds–star of the movie Green Lantern–had never watched the movie until a few weeks ago. After finally watching it, he tweeted about the experience, and one particular line stood out to me: “Hundreds of incredible crew and cast members did amazing work — and while it’s not perfect, it ain’t a tragedy.” … Read more

I’m Vaccinated! You?

After a year of being extremely cautious about protecting myself and others through social distancing, self-isolation, and so many masks, I’ve been looking forward to any opportunity to get vaccinated. I figured it wouldn’t happen until the summer, but I’m so grateful for the rate at which medical companies have been producing the vaccine in … Read more

Have You Read Dune? (My Thoughts)

The last 12 months have shaped up to be a time when I’ve read books I should have delved into a long time ago, starting with The Wheel of Time and now Dune. This wasn’t actually my first venture into Dune. I downloaded a Kindle sample 5 or so years ago and couldn’t really get … Read more

The Doppelgänger Dilemma

We’ve all been there: After an intense chase or battle, you find yourself face to face with your beloved. Second later, someone else who looks, talks, and acts exactly like you steps into the room. What can you possibly say to convince your beloved to shoot your doppelgänger and not you? I like to be … Read more