My most recent blog entries….
Movie vs. Book – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s (Philosopher’s) Stone Chapter 12: The Mirror of Erised
Christmas was coming. One morning in mid-December, Hogwarts woke to find itself covered in several feet of snow. The lake froze solid and the Weasley twins were punished for bewitching several snowballs so that they followed Quirrell around, bouncing off the back of his turban. Now that, I would have liked to have seen! No […]
This chapter is about Harry’s first Quidditch match, and also gives the reader much more detail about the sport, as well as the school happenings. It was really lucky that Harry now had Hermione as a friend. He didn’t know how he’d have gotten through all his homework without her, what with all the last-minute […]
As I reread this, I’m seeing more and more how much this book focuses on just the kids being kids at school and less on the mystery of The Sorcerer’s Stone. In this chapter, that’s especially true. When Draco sees that Harry and Ron are still at the school, he’s not too happy. Harry and […]
Travel with me around the world. Spend time hiking, looking for a geocache, or just sight-seeing.
Science Fiction is my favorite, but I love all kinds of movies. Check out some of what I love and some of what I hate. You might find your new favorite film!
More than just science-fiction! Tear-jerkers, historical fiction, biographies, politics, and more!
Shows old and new. DVD releases and streaming. So much to choose from – is it worth your time? You might find your new favorite show!
Musings for the day, inspired by my personal experiences here. Reflections and memories. Want to know more about me? This will clue you in.
My favorite hobby. At times I’m obsessed. It takes me to all kinds of interesting and beautiful places.
Hello there! My name is Patti. I spent most of my life in the shadow of New York City on suburban Long Island. After 39 years, I found true happiness on a mountain in rural New Hampshire.