Our Heroic Horses – War Horse

Alison JamesAlison's Commentary

Healing is at hand for man and the equine kingdom!  Few extol the virtues of horses, but in the theatre production of the novel War Horse by Michael Morpurgo, the horse takes center stage. In this extraordinary stage presentation, the … Read More

The Skin I Live In

Alison JamesAlison's Commentary

The title of this movie piqued my curiosity and had me standing “in the queue” to buy a ticket.  I was in a reflective mood and I was reminded, from a spiritual perspective, “I am not my body”.  I was … Read More

The Ides of March – A Movie Review

Alison JamesAlison's Commentary

A thin panoply of patriotism and honor is pierced by an interplay of political maneuvering in this drama about the Democratic presidential candidate and Governor of Pennsylvania, Mike Morris (played by George Clooney) and his campaign manager, Steven Myers (played … Read More

Dolphin Tale – A Movie Review

Alison JamesAlison's Commentary

This is no fisherman’s tale; it is based on the true story of Winter, a dolphin whose tail is caught in a crab trap and is rescued and befriended by an 11 year old boy in Clearwater, Florida. This story … Read More

BUCK: An Inspiring Film for All of Us

Alison JamesAlison's Commentary

Please do not “buck” the opportunity to see this inspiring documentary about the life of the man Buck who is now transforming the lives of horse-owners and their horses across America.  A child victim to his father’s abuse, Buck and … Read More

Daisy Chains: Making the Link

leadasloveAlison's Commentary

Hello Everyone, June arrives, flowers are blossoming all around and our minds travel to holidays, travel and relaxation. Summer marks the coming to fruition of seeds we have sown earlier in the year. With it comes an acceptance that life … Read More