Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Something about the Moon

There's something about the moon, isn't there, that inspires?

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Letters From Iwo Jima

This film is beautiful and horrifying—the DVD extras are excellent, too, only adding to my respect for Clint Eastwood as a director. Real life superstar of a Japanese boy band, Kazunari Ninomiya endures every sad moment on Iwo Jima in such a way that you just have to watch.

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

“More than any of us can bear.”

Giuliani's answer when asked how many had died on September 11, 2001.

From a high spot in New Jersey, I watched the skyline change before my eyes.
Buildings, people—no buildings, no one.
That vista is now an empty, screaming space—a void of blue sky.

Friday, September 07, 2007

Madeleine L'Engle

Thank you for the words you wrote and shared.