Month: February 2020

MidWk Update: AWP Conference 2020

2.26.2020 Hello! Just a reminder update about the Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference and Bookfair 2020, which will be held at Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, March 4-7, 2020. For those who are attending, here are just several reminders… Credit source: AWP AWP Conference The AWP Conference & Bookfair is an essential annual destination for writers, teachers, students, editors, and publishers. Each year more than 12,000 attendees join our community for four days of insightful dialogue, networking, and unrivaled access to the organizations and opinion-makers that matter most in contemporary literature. The conference features over 2,000 presenters and 550 readings, panels, and craft lectures. The bookfair hosted over 800 presses, journals, and literary organizations from around the world. AWP’s is now the largest literary conference in North America. Join us in San Antonio, TX, in 2020 to celebrate the best of what contemporary literature has to offer. 2020 AWP Conference & Bookfair San Antonio, TXHenry B. González Convention CenterMarch 4–7, 2020 Key Dates January 7, 2020: Will-call registration opens January …

Box Office Feb. 21-23, 2020

2.24.2020 Hello and Good Afternoon! The final week of February 2020 is here and we’re starting off with what films did well at the box office, courtesy of IMDb. Sonic is at the top again! Top Box Office (US)   Weekend of February 21 – 23, 2020   Title Weekend Gross Weeks   Sonic the Hedgehog $26.3M $106.6M 2   The Call of the Wild $24.8M $24.8M 1   Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn $7.0M $72.5M 3   Brahms: The Boy II $5.9M $5.9M 1   Bad Boys for Life $5.9M $191.2M 6   1917 $4.4M $152.0M 9   Fantasy Island $4.2M $20.2M 2   Gisaengchung $3.1M $48.9M 20   Jumanji: The Next Level $3.0M $311.0M 11   The Photograph $2.8M $17.6M 2   Reported by Box Office Mojo © 2020b     If you’ve seen some of the films on the list, let us know if you liked it or not. Enjoy the rest of your Monday, be blessed.     Image source: Itl.cat

Box Office Top Ten

2.17.2020 Hi and Good Morning! A new addition has been added. Every Monday, Box Office Top Ten will have information on the top films dominating the box office, courtesy of IMDb. Credit source: IMDb Top Box Office (US)   Weekend of February 14 – 16, 2020   Title Weekend Gross Weeks   Sonic the Hedgehog $57.0M $57.0M 1   Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn $17.1M $59.3M 2   Fantasy Island $12.4M $12.4M 1   The Photograph $12.3M $12.3M 1   Bad Boys for Life $11.3M $181.3M 5   1917 $8.1M $144.4M 8   Jumanji: The Next Level $5.7M $305.7M 10   Gisaengchung $5.5M $43.2M 19   Dolittle $5.1M $70.5M 5   Downhill $4.7M $4.7M 1   Reported by Box Office Mojo© 2020     Featured and other images: Wallpaper Play & IMDb   

Celebrating Black through Art…

2.12.2020 Black History Month continues…I’ve been putting together things on the fly and I’ve found lots of cool things that African-American artists have been doing in the last few years. I hope you like it.       Again, I hope you enjoyed and learned from these videos as I did. Celebrating Black will continue till the end of this month so stay tuned. Enjoy your Hump Wednesday, be blessed.   Featured image: Wallpaper Safari ( I just wish who did this work!)  

MidWeek Update: Coachella 2020

2.12.2020 Hi, hi, and hi! Just have a one-midweek update to deliver today and it’s all about Coachella 2020. Take a look at who’s performing this year… Credit source: Coachella APRIL 10-12 & 17-19, 2020 Passes are no longer available, but you can do a Wk1 or Wk2 join waitlist. Go to coachella.com for all the information. More to come…   Featured and other image: Coachella