all things wild: maurice sendak

As I leaned over a box in Kristina’s room, packing the things we would take with us, I made impossible choices. I tried to imagine what would comfort her when she went back there by herself.  Even though I knew she would...

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transformed

I refused to go see Transformers when it first came out.  I just couldn’t see the point.  A movie based on toys?  That was a stretch, even for Hollywood. To my mind, this is a completely different thing from movies...

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suspending disbelief

Every now and then, I request movies from the public library (what with video rental stores dropping like flies and not being a Netflix subscriber). Some movies we see in the theatre, right when they come out – either...

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