Category Archives: Reviews

Review: The Days of Anna Madrigal

The Days of Anna Madrigal by Armistead Maupin My rating: 5 of 5 stars What a nice conclusion (in my mind, but maybe it’s not really concluded?) to the wonderful days we’ve had with this beautiful person. I feel like … Continue reading




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The 39 Steps by John Buchan

An amazing tale and a quick read! This is a classic tale of the mystery genre that has been the inspiration for several movies. The 39 Steps is an early 20th century story of intrigue, murder and suspense in Great … Continue reading




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A Review of “The Book of Mormon” at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis

“The Book of Mormon”, book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. My friend, Linda, in her on-going efforts to keep us up to date with theater wonderment, spearheaded the procurement of tickets to “The Book … Continue reading




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A Review of “The Servant of Two Masters” by Carlo Goldoni

I saw “The Servant of Two Masters” by Carlo Goldoni, presented by The Guthrie Theater, based on a recommendation from a friend who was familiar with the actor who played Truffaldino in the play. This play falls within the classic Italian comedy … Continue reading




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A Review of “Fearless” by Edward Jakab

FEARLESS by Edward Jakab Kindle Edition Published September 4th 2012 by Amazon Digital Services, Inc. ASIN B0096CQ2SW edition language English My Review Sep 17, 2012 rating bookshelves glbt, read, romance, young-adult edit shelves status Read in September, 2012 format Kindle Edition review A great … Continue reading




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Hookers and Blow

Did I get your attention? That probably worked better than “cousin’s get together 2012” or “MN State Fair music and the Summit Brewing Stage”. I suppose that’s part of the reason the band named themselves “Hookers and Blow” in the … Continue reading




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Dojo Boys: Dragon and Crow, by Alex Akira

Dojo Boys: Dragon and Crow is an engaging read, recommended to me by respected author and friend, Andrew Ashling. Alex Akira has written a complex story of romance, abuse and lives of Dojo training. The first of a two book … Continue reading




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