//Tag: RIP

RIP Ursula

2018-01-24T09:00:45-05:00January 24th, 2018|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

One of my favorite SciFi writers died Monday. She wrote stories that showed us how different things could be for us. “Light Hand To Darkness” was a major influence for me and highly recommended. "Hard times are coming," she warned, "when we'll be wanting the voices of writers who can [...]

Carrie Fisher: My First Feminist Role Model

2017-01-09T10:00:48-05:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

My article about Carrie Fisher was picked up by Good Men Project. Carrie Fisher and her Star Wars character defined the type of woman I wanted to be with at an early age when I saw Star Wars when I was 7. Read my article Carrie Fisher: My First Feminist Role Model on [...]

My Friend Died And We Are Loved

2015-07-25T07:00:11-05:00July 25th, 2015|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: , |

I’m getting a pedicure and listening to a business podcast when my girlfriend texts me that our good friend Marla died. It slowly hits me. I’m trying to keep my composure in a nail salon full of women and I'm the only guy and I'm trying not to cry. I [...]

Missing Roger Ebert

2019-10-03T17:06:56-05:00April 5th, 2013|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

I always loved Roger Ebert"s movie reviews, even if I didn"t agree with him. I always trusted his opinion. He was a real person giving his real opinion. He would give a thumbs up to movies that weren"t necessarily Oscar winnable, but just a fun movie, sometimes even silly. He [...]