The story of a Golden Globe nominated actress who’s done much of it and advice to those who want to do it!

Adventures in the Screen Trade

  After dire warnings by Facebook, that I haven't posted in ages...not quite true...I thought I had better jump to attention and write something. It seems to be that we are regressing into a highly adolescent state about sex...the importance of it, the excitement of it, the stress of it and I find this rather strange. I have been watching the Oscar nominated Foreign films, which I love doing and have been enjoying them, well at least ...
Posted on February 10, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
Like many people, I am concerned by the current events and the way our leadership, in many parts of the World, is going at the moment. I dont do politics really, never have...I dont feel educated, nor qualified enough to speak my thoughts, but the way things are going on now, we seem to be on that perilous path of history repeating itself. My father was a refugee from Nazi Germany and was everlastingly grateful to the UK for giving ...
Posted on January 31, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
May you live in interesting times...says a supposed Chinese curse, although apparently no such thing exists.   However we do live in interesting, not to say disturbing times, which as a friend remarked the other day are beginning to feel increasingly apocalyptic. I have to agree, but being (a) an optimist and (b)strictly apolitical, I am hoping for the best. I have tried to stay away from 'politics', which in my experience seem to raise its tricky head in situations other ...
Posted on January 8, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
Why love if losing hurts so much....the pain now is part of the happiness then. A truncated quote from Anthony Hopkins....rings true in my ears.   Love is on my mind on this last day of 2016...the romantic, the familial, friendship....all love.   Its the one emotion that gives our lives vitality, meaning, however painful it can be.   We have lost many good people this year and the pain of losing them resonates with those closest to them and with those ...
Posted on December 31, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People