“A” for Effort

I took Olga to see the new movie Florence Foster Jenkins last night. I’ve enjoyed the spirit, if not the quality, of Florence’s singing for many years, and I was pleased when I found that Meryl Streep would be portraying her in a feature film–a film that is now in theaters. Here’s one of my favorite examples of her, uh, unique voice. Enjoy.

 

Becomes One Hundred Stories #12: Crosses Short Distances

Crosses Short Distances

I have added a new story to my Becomes One Hundred Stories series, #12, “Crosses Short Distances”. You can find it by clicking the link or the photo.

Becomes One Hundred Stories #12: Crosses Short Distances

 

Becomes One Hundred Stories #11: Stands in Darkness

I have transferred the short stories in the Becomes One Hundred Stories series to pages rather than posts on the main page. You can find them under the Fiction tab at the top of the blog.

I have added a new story, #11, “Stands in Darkness”. You can find it by clicking the link or the photo (Portrait of Darkness as an Old Man).

Becomes One Hundred Stories #11: Stands in Darkness