Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

February 23, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Detour: Bacon at the Movies

Gus and I rented Oscar-winning Birdman Saturday night almost by accident.  The words “blown away” come to mind.  It’s a grown-up tale of a washed up movie star superhero trying to do something meaningful with the rest of his life.  For him, this means producing a Broadway play based on Raymond Carver’s short story, “What We Talk About When We Talk About Love” (note to …

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