We all have them, guilty pleasure movies with bad reviews and no fans, but you just happened upon it one night on Channel 44 or whatever. So here’s one of mine. Rancho Deluxe (1976). Rancho was contemporary western with a gorgeous Montana setting based on a novel by gorgeous Montana writer Frank McGuane. It starred […]
You will probably hate my blog. Sorry. I like to post about stuff that is from the world of the real, the tough, the hard (maybe even -boiled) and the classically goofy. It won’t all be OLD, but it will be CLASSIC. Like— ●What does the sound of a distant train horn mean when you […]
Oakland Airport I saw them as soon as we walked into the terminal. More important, they saw us. I didn’t think we could drive back and still get to school tomorrow. So I used Willy’s desktop to buy us four airline tickets online, and we slipped out of Tracy hunched down in the back of […]
This is the latest edition of Wilshire Lewis’s YA-NA-MC-RTV comic novel. For the acronymically challenged, that’s: YA: Young Adult (teen) NA: New Adult (twenties-ish, or, alright millenial) MC: Midlife Crisis (thirty-somewhat, Gen X, and usually Gen Ex-) RTV: Reality TeleVision (The Genre That Ate Basic Cable) YANAMCRTV is pronounced, Yana McRatvey, or in Glasgow (only) […]
March 22-25: Left Coast Crime, Reno, signing and schmoozing. April 27: Sonya Andersen graduates with a Masters in counseling! April 28-29: Bay Area Book Festival, Berkeley. Selling and Signing. This summer: more book festivals, events and presentations . . .