Passion

“Strong and barely controllable emotion.” That’s the Oxford dictionary definition. Passion is a rousing stimuli from deep inside, that tries to escape through your pores. It’s so strong you need to hold tightly and guide where it goes. Ride that tiger. Passion is a pole vault over challenges, hurdling obstacles, it is this strength of … More Passion

Three Days of the Condor (1975)

Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Sidney Pollack. This film had everything going for it. International intrigue, attractive co-stars, rising director, jazzy score, great supporting cast. Following Watergate, there was distrust of government and spy agencies.  Adapted from a novel by James Grady, originally called Six Days of the Condor, some of the plots points are the … More Three Days of the Condor (1975)

Things I Don’t Understand: American Christianity

“As Christians, as those who follow and trust in the Lord Jesus Christ, let us pray throughout the day and all of these proceedings. Pray for our nation, pray for our leaders, and pray for President Donald J. Trump,” said Franklin Graham.  “It’s a day of shame for America. The media is calling the Democratic-led … More Things I Don’t Understand: American Christianity

Tales of Mystery and Imagination: Edgar Allan Poe (1976)

This album kicked off the long and successful career of the Alan Parsons Project.  Alan Parsons met Eric Woolfson in 1974.  They combined their talents around Woolfson’s interest in making an album related to Edgar Allan Poe. The title, Tales of Mystery and Imagination was from a collection of writings by Edgar Allan Poe, published … More Tales of Mystery and Imagination: Edgar Allan Poe (1976)