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What’s in your car?
I very rarely leave things in my vehicle. My husband and I switch vehicles quite frequently and he doesn’t necessarily want or need the things that I do. Since we live in Michigan, we have ice scrapers and snow brushes. … Continue reading
Posted in Miscellaneous Tagged cars, movies, necessities, road trip, trucks 6 Comments
A Moving Story
The question this week is: If we had one of our stories made into a movie, who would we like to see cast and who would we want to direct? Unfortunately, that is not a very realistic question because the … Continue reading
Posted in big plans, characters, Fantasy vs Reality, inspiration, Life, movies, Tonette Joyce, writing Tagged Apollo 13, Betty White, casting movies, Die Hard, Harry Potter, Jaclyn Smith, JK Rowling, John McTiernan, making your own movie, movie directors, movies, Nomads, plays, Rob Reiner, Ron Howard, Sandra Bullock, Sophia Loren, The Hunt For Red October, The Thomas Crown Affair, writing plays 12 Comments
Lights, Camera, ACTION
When My Novels Finally Hit Hollywood By Jeff Salter No, it has not happened yet. But I’ve had several people tell me “ABCD novel would make a great movie.” I totally agree. Fact is, I can imagine any / … Continue reading
Posted in characters, Jeff Salter, Miscellaneous Tagged Called to Arms Again, Diane Lane, films, Frank Capra, Harrison Ford, Hollywood, Lawrence Kasdan, movies, Penny Marshall, Rob Reiner, Ron Howard 12 Comments
Who would be in my dream cast?
This was a tough topic for me because I don’t tend to imagine celebrities as my characters. Sometimes after the book is done, I will run into someone and think, ‘you are the perfect Minnie.’ Several people have suggested that … Continue reading
Posted in Miscellaneous Tagged dream cast, favorite actors, movies, Romance, romantic comedy 8 Comments
“There’ll Be Some Changes Made”
“If I were suddenly a bestselling author with lots of fame & royalties… how might my life and/or my typical days be different?” That is the question of the week. Well, I think I covered what I would do altruistically … Continue reading
Putting the Cart Before the Horse?
Topic of the week: Have you ever read books because of the movies based on them? How did they measure up? Preparing for this week’s post, I was really worried. As I’d mentioned, I don’t watch many movies, so I … Continue reading
Posted in Books, movies, Patricia Kiyono Tagged books, Cider House Rules, Erich Segal, family, friends, Love Story, Maze Runner, movies, Patricia Kiyono, Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare 9 Comments