Posts Tagged: Shirley MacLaine

Fresh Comics #9: Bird in a Cage


Countering our culture’s disregard for all things elderly, comics have become a medium of choice for celebrating the lives of our oldest and wisest generation. Bird in a Cage (Conundrum Press, 2016) joins a growing roster of graphic novels about the elderly that explore how much they are loved, how rich and complicated their lives are, and how difficult it can be to say goodbye to them.


An Actress Recommends Five Classic Films to Her Child


Surprise is only one of many aspects of human behavior. There are dozens. Maybe even a hundred. ...more