Monthly Archives: November 2014

Is Happiness Overrated?

I don’t think so. Melancholy may be overrated. Sometimes happiness is so elusive; sadness is commonplace. I was thinking that after I saw “The Homesman”.  A revisionist western, in the style of Coen brothers “True Grit”.  A bit too slow in places. Hilary Swank’s performance is strong if not entirely authentic.  The loneliness and isolation […]