I have not been watching many movies. A few here and there. Mostly I've been watching South Korean dramas on Netflix. As most of these shows run a minimum of 12 eps, and usually 18... that's a lot of hours per show, which keeps me nicely occupied. I suppose I could review the ones I've seen... but I can't seem to muster the energy, and I'm not sure anyone cares. I will say my two favorites so far have been Memories of the Alhambra (2018) and Tunnel (2017). I burned through both of those shows in ridiculously short times. The first is about an augmented reality game that bleeds over into real life. I always liked the song "Memories of the Alhambra," but now, if it ever starts playing during a thunderstorm, I'm liable to freak out. It's such a lovely song, and I LOVE the frightening context it took on. Good stuff. The second show is about a cop who accidentally travels through time while pursuing a serial killer. I love time travel stuff, and this was a great show. I loved the characters, loved seeing how the police in a different country work on a case, loved watching the lead try to adjust to the current year after jumping forward from the 80s.
Other than that, daylight hours are mostly spent outside doing yardwork. Pulling weeds daily, mowing and edging twice a week. I put a small garden in this year, with more than just my normal tomatoes. If stuff grows well, I will expand the area next year.
|My aspen grove with lupines and Silver|
|No sunlight, so these look washed out, but they're pink, with a yellow lupine in the background. I had a deep maroon one, which was my favorite, but Silver dug it up when it was just coming back, and it didn't survive. Sigh.|
|The purple lupine|