March 2015


SMOKE SIGNALS THE SCREENPLAY (Sherman Alexie) Readign the screenplay of a film taken from a story, all done by the author is a very interstign experience. And what's even more inersting is what neve rmade it to the screen

Smoke Signals – The Screenplay (Book Review)

One morsel review: snappy and thoughtful like the film, you find in here a few things that were edited from the movie and that makes the story more complete. Smoke Signals Sherman Alexie   ————————————-…




THE BUSINESS OF FANCYDANCING (film trailer) - When a friend dies at the reservation, a poet is forced to face everything he though he left behind

The Business of Fancydancing (film trailer)

Sometimes I think that nothing is real until I write it first. That no idea, whether good or bad, has ever been thought until I think it. The thing is, there is this place I…


RESERVATION BLUES (Sherman Alexie) Harsh reality and uplifting spirituality mix in a bitter-sweet story on the reservation in the first of Sherman Alexie's novels

Thursday Quotables – Reservation Blues

“Shit, Junior,” Victor said. “There ain’t but two or three roads on this whole reservation, and you’re telling me we’re lost.” “This goddamn map is useless,” Junior said. “There are all sorts of roads ain’t…


THE LONG RANGER AND TONTO FISTFIGHT IN HEAVEN (Sherman Alexie) The first collection of Sherman Alexie's stories depict a mosaic of personal experiences that become the experience of an entire people

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven (book review)

One morsel review: short stories about reservation/Indian life where a strong surrealism sheds light on a painfully real portrayal of life.   The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven Sherman Alexie —————————————————- Genre: anthology…


This Ain't Dances with Salmon - How using streotypes can help fighting stereotypes. One of the most popular episode of the film "Smoke Signals"

This Ain’t Dances with Salmons (video)

If you have a look around the net searching Smoke Signals, you’ll learn very fast the above sequence is the most popular in the film. And rightly so. It is great fun and Adam Beach…


The Very Insiring Blogger Award

The Very Inspiring Blogger Award

Yesterday was a special day and I didn’t expect it. First, WordPress sent me a message of celebration for my first year of blogging and it took me by surprise, because I remember writing my…



Decalration of love for my favourite author, Sherman Alexie - Finding your favourite author, both as a reader and as a writer, is an enriching experience, one that gives and that teaches you to give

Declaration of Love for my Favourite Author, Sherman Alexie

Next month will be my first blog-anniversary. I should celebrate, shouldn’t I? But there’s a problem, the month is already completely taken for a different thing (post will follow later this month), so I thought,…



%d bloggers like this: