Archives for: "September 2011"

Chinese Maple

September 23rd, 2011

2007 Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Artemis Cabernet Sauvignon

September 21st, 2011
Artemis. The name has some impressive social capital in the wine community. It belongs to a wine that I've always heard to be a good wine. No, that's not right. I'd always heard that this was a very good wine. And at $50+ per bottle, I'm not really one… more »

Shock Wave

September 20th, 2011
Shock Wave by John Sandford The superstore chain PyeMart has its sights set on a Minnesota river town, but two very angry groups want to stop it: local merchants, fearing for their businesses, and environmentalists, predicting ecological disaster. The… more »

September 19th, 2011
In the background is the hiss of the gas heater; we hear the sound without hearing it for, side by side, together and miles apart, we are deep in our books. more »

A Street in Gotham

September 16th, 2011

2007 Elyse Petite Sirah

September 15th, 2011
I went to some amazing places on my trip to Napa Valley and Elyse Winery was a particular delight. I remember the puzzled look on the young man's face when we showed up at about 10:30am for a tasting...but hey, he was open, right? I believe we sampled… more »

Nowhere Boy

September 14th, 2011
A lonely teenager, curious and sharp, growing in the shattered city of Liverpool. Two incredible women clash for his love. Mimi, the formidable aunt who raised him and Julia, the spirited mother who gave him up. Yearning for a normal family, John… more »

September 13th, 2011
Johnny Hooker: Hey, where's June? Loretta: She quit. I'm filling in for a couple of days, till I can get a train outta here. Johnny Hooker: Yeah? Where ya going? Loretta: I don't know. Depends on which train I get on. more »

Drive

September 12th, 2011
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The Red Adirondacks

September 9th, 2011