The Name of the Wind – An Introduction And Partial Review

I am reading the fantasy fiction novel “The Name  of the Wind” by Patrick Rothfuss.  The book is over 700 pages long.  I rarely read the fantasy genre.  I like fantasy stories fine, I just rarely have much time to read – in addition to all my other daily reading.  I read few long books, not because I…

Humor: 5 Things Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart Can Teach All Of Us About Love

Jon Stewart and Robert Pattinson eating Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, following Pattinson’s breakup with Stewart. 5 Things Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart Can Teach All Of Us About Love: 1.  If you don’t publicly acknowledge you’re in a relationship with someone until AFTER you’re photographed cheating on him in public – that’s a red…

Life Is Not A Fiction. Can One Person Make A Difference?

Life Is Not A Fiction    ~ by OneMoreOption Art is often a fiction.  Art often is pleasantly fictional. When a fictional story more accurately approximates the moral complexities and ambiguities of real life, the fictional story often loses its broader appeal.  Life is often not poetic.  The “endings” in real life often don’t wrap…

Where Do The Wild Things Come From?

- – Where Do The Wild Things Come From?    ~ by OneMoreOption Maurice Sendak, the famous children’s book author, who died this week, was gay. Sendak mentioned in a September 2008 article in The New York Times that he was gay and had lived with his partner, psychoanalyst Dr. Eugene Glynn, for 50 years before Glynn’s…

Someone Please Notify Me When The Santorum Traveling Carnival Show Is Over

Someone Please Notify Me When The Santorum Traveling Carnival Show Is Over    ~ by OneMoreOption Rick Santorum’s campaign released this position paper on Santorum’s campaign website.  It is undated and unsigned, but it speaks in the first person, using “I,” so I’ll infer Santorum approved it.   The web page can be found here:  http://www.ricksantorum.com/enforcing-laws-against-illegal-pornography…