The ending you didn’t see on June 10, 2007.

Ithas been well documented and certainly been talked about to breathless exhaustion regarding the disappointing ending to the series ‘The Sopranos’. On June 10, 2007, Tony looks up at us for the final time. Then it went black. We all thought…

For a brief couple of minutes I stood in the beautiful landscape of heaven.

For a brief few minutes I was a witness to heaven. This probably happened about 10 years ago and I rarely speak about it. …

Seven movies that are timeless and brilliant. From directing to casting these movies are flawless. Connection to the character is everything and you won’t find a better seven lead actors that could have carried these movies the way they did. Equally as important is the supporting cast which is just…

Six Italian Style Movies that Everyone Loves

If you love movies chances are you have consumed the following 6 movies with a plate of spaghetti and a glass of red wine. Arguably all flawless in character connection by the actors and masterful script writing the Academy of Motion Pictures rewarded them handsomely with a combined 10 wins…

Stripping down your management technique to bare emotions where kindness and compassion are your tools to successful leadership.

Who would have thought that “fear” and “intimidation” doesn’t actually motivate people to do their job long term? It certainly keeps them working inside the heavily marked lines with a bold psychological marker. However, it also creates fear of making a mistake which is a horrible way to do any…

My last conversation with my Father

There are no good parts to the Covid 19 illness which has taken the lives of too many. My Father at 83 was among them. I saw first hand what this disease did to a non-smoking relatively healthy human being of a man in…

The youngest of three famous brothers, Andy Gibb suddenly died not long after his 30th birthday. Leaving behind a once promising career and an unfinished future.

Andy had all the charm, good-looks and talent of his three brother’s; Barry, Maurice and Robin. The added bonus was that he had branched…

The rediscovery of the tomb of Jesus Christ in 326 keeps non-believers mystified even today.

The New Testament and Christian tradition tell us that Jesus of Nazareth was crucified by the Romans in the year 30 or 33, some 20 centuries ago. According to the Gospel of Luke, his body…

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