On the Road – Unexpectedly Inspirational

A few years ago, I made my first road trip to Las Vegas. I remember the thrill of driving through unfamiliar territory. I also remember feeling a rush of energy when we reached our destination. This trip reminded of my fascination for the road as a means of transportation and as an American cultural symbol … Continue reading

End of Watch – a genuine brotherly action film

I recently saw the film End of Watch starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña. In this movie, the actors play two young police officers patrolling the tough streets of south Los Angeles. During one of their arrests, Officer Taylor and Officer Zavala discover drugs and money belonging to a violent drug cartel. Subsequently, they become … Continue reading

Burn Notice returns for season 6

I am excited to say that season 6 of USA’s Burn Notice begins Thursday, June 14th. This action-packed, wryly humorous TV series is one of the few shows I continue to follow. For those new to this show, here is a synopsis. Jeffrey Donovan stars as Michael Westen, a stoic, smart and resourceful former spy … Continue reading