What you see …

is what you get here at FieldnotesfromovertheHill.com.  And on my Facebook and Instagram sites.  I just read a great post from Waking Up on the Wrong Side of 50 about Fakebooking.  So spot on! I just can't abide by the "everything is sunshine, I fart rainbows, my life is a fantasy vacation" bullshit.  Life can …

Reprieve

I've heard not-so-stellar reviews of the newest Pirates of the Caribbean movie.  OK, this is Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow, not some high-brow bullshit "Oscar award-winning" film.  Of course it's gonna be goofy, in typical Depp-as-Sparrow fashion.  I, personally, don't pay upwards of $10, not counting popcorn and pop, to see some film that …