Come Alive with The Greatest Showman

Originally posted on An Entertaining Idea:
I love The Greatest Showman. No, adore is more fitting! I adore everything about this fantastic, heartwarming, toe-tapping, inspiring musical. If you have yet to see the film, bookmark this post and go buy the digital, DVD, or streaming copy – it’s worth your time and your money. As…

Sunday SoulJourn: Lights, Camera, Acting

Life’s path winds, twists, and circles along my spiritual journey. Many times over the course of four decades I’ve stopped moving, remained stuck in quicksand, or shook with fear. The belief that I must keep moving forward provided inspiration and energy when fatigue or frustration set in. How do I take that first step? IContinue reading “Sunday SoulJourn: Lights, Camera, Acting”

Days 101 & 102 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: My 2016 Goal

I don’t know about you, but I start each new calendar year resolved to be more focused, organized, healthier, and/or financially stable. I set lofty goals that I stop reaching for around mid-February. Then, I slip on the coat of guilt, shame, and embarrassment as penance for my lack of resolve and determination. This pastContinue reading “Days 101 & 102 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: My 2016 Goal”

Days 76-78 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Award Show Season

DAYS 76, 77, & 78 It’s the most wonderful time of the year – award show season! Award shows that honor achievement in film, television, and theatre? Of course I’d watch! My entertainment blog tagline is Celebrating film, TV, and theatre after all. I love this time of year – all the excitement, anticipation, andContinue reading “Days 76-78 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Award Show Season”

Motivational Monday: Movie-ing Forward

An original poem inspired by a great year in film! Our favorite films can inspire They offer insight into the world And to our perception of it We ponder, reflect, and grow with each frame.   The films that remain in our collection Don’t always receive their due credit Yet there’s a reason they matterContinue reading “Motivational Monday: Movie-ing Forward”

Day 93 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 93: Valuing My Own Opinions Raise your hand if you are a “People Pleaser”! *waving mine towards the sky* I don’t know when it started or why, but I have this annoying tendency to seek other people’s approval – sometimes valuing their opinion moreContinue reading “Day 93 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 92 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 92: A Golden Menu Day 89’s Creativity Prompt was as follows:  This week’s theme…film and television. Get inspired by your favorite film or television show. Write a fan fic story, make fan art, or create a necklace (as shown above). What will you comeContinue reading “Day 92 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 89 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 89: Creativity Prompt #13 This week’s theme…film and television. Get inspired by your favorite film or television show. Write a fan fic story, make fan art, or create a necklace (as shown above). What will you come up with?   **I am an ArtisticContinue reading “Day 89 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 80 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 80: A Year That Changed My Life This past year involved so many ups and downs, both personally and professionally, that there were times I couldn’t get my footing. The artist within kept my spirit grounded when it wanted to soar and gave meContinue reading “Day 80 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 66 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 66: In Wrinkle in Hobbit’s Time The last of the three films in THE HOBBIT series opens in theaters today across the country. I thoroughly enjoyed all of the LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy and both THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY and THE HOBBIT:Continue reading “Day 66 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”