"Mandy Wheeler, 17, learns that she has a neurological disorder called Cerebellar Ataxia: a progressive degeneration of the cerebellum which impairs coordination. The news leaves her frustrated and frightened, but the support of friends, family, and The National Ataxia Foundation eases her anxiety."
""Dreams in August" is a compilation of poems and short stories. Two of the poems, "Crack the Code" an "My Agility Goes Slipping Away", and one short story, "Living in a Cloud: A Day in the Life of Cerebellar Ataxia", have appeared in the newsletter published by The National Ataxia Foundation. There are many other poems about my Grandfather, life, love, hope, frustration, and dreams."
"Pema Chodron shows us how to break free of destructive patterns in our lives and experience a new sense of freedom and happiness. Drawing on the Buddhist concept of shenpa, she helps us to see how certain habits of mind tend to hook us and get us stuck in states of anger, self-hatred, addiction, and blame."
"This was hilarious. McConaughey plays a womanizer named Conner Mead far from settling down who is forced to take a Christmas Carol-type journey through girlfriends of his past, present and future while attending his brother¬ís wedding weekend. Jenny (Garner) is the childhood sweetheart and longstanding object of his affections."
"This movie never stopped making me laugh from beginning to end. It was way before it's time-directed and co-written by Billy Wilder. Two musicians witness a murder and need to hide out. They join an all girl band that is heading for Florida.This is a classic and a must see."
"Veteran heartstring-puller Hoffman (Here on Earth; Seventh Heaven) examines the lives of three women at different crossroads in their lives, tying their London-centered stories together in devastating retrospect."
"Former K- 9 officer and private investigator Quinn McKay accepts a temporary job as a handyman and herder in the Ojai Valley. His troubled past and the appearance of a limb (arm) leads to a consuming mystery."