Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Testament of Mary, by Colm Tóibín

Colm Tóibín’s spare, unsentimental novella The Testament of Mary presents Jesus’ mother’s perspective on the events described in the gospels. Mary’s account de-mythologizes her son’s story, yet somehow renders it all the more powerful for being completely human. Tóibín strips … Continue reading

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Good Wife recaps

Hi all! Check out my recaps of a couple recent episodes of The Good Wife, “Boom De Ya Da” and “Je Ne Sais What?” Boom De Ya Da, ep. 11 Je Ne Sais What?, ep. 12 Enjoy!

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Gone Girl lingers in the memory

Happy New Year, folks! I’m back after an extended break for Christmas travels and family visits. Speaking of Christmas travels, on our very long road trip, Chris and I listened to the audiobook of Gillian Flynn’s marital mystery thriller, Gone … Continue reading

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