Ashokan Falls – 15

“You know about the festival this weekend?” Cort asked as they turned and began to follow the tracks of the tow truck, Onyx plodding behind them. His tone was light and almost boyish. “The wine festival?” “Yeah, wine. Not something I know much about. That’s all Tina’s, Siobhan’s, and both Maxes kit and caboodle. But Read More …

April 7th, 1964

And a Happy Birthday to a man of many faces…

In honor of Terry Thorne…

…and the release date anniversary of Proof of Life, you might like to check out one of our Gaslight stories: The Downtime Woman by Riley. Due to the document size, you can find it at our linked Scribd account: https://www.scribd.com/doc/314513216/The-Downtime-Woman. This is a stand-alone story which is not connected to Crowe’s Point.  Enjoy!

It took me 16 years to remember this?

Funny how something suddenly hits you when you’re sorting thru stuff. Such is the case a few minutes ago when considering the release of Proof of Life 16 years ago. Call me the mistress of minor trivia: Meg Ryan was married to Dennis Quaid, who was a big star back in the Eighties, and is credited with Read More …

December 8th, 2000…

Less than seven months after the release of the epic Gladiator (which went on to win Best Picture for 2000, as well as garner Russell Crowe his Oscar for Best Actor), the Taylor Hackford directed Proof of Life was released in the United States. The movie starred Crowe, along with Meg Ryan, David Morse, Pamela Reed, and David Read More …