Archive | September 30, 2018

Maybe I Am Doing Better Than I Realize.

by Anura Guruge

I saw this on Facebook this morning, in the ‘Garmin Connect Users‘ group that I belong to.

I was impressed. It said ‘OPTIMAL’.

I never check any of this ‘Performance’ or ‘Training’ stuff on my Garmin Fenix 5 because I assume I am a slug and all that it is going to show that is that I am old, feeble and a loser when it comes to health & fitness.

But, I was curious. I knew where to look. Just pressing a few buttons. This is what I GOT! Wow. I was impressed.

Click to ENLARGE.

Close to TWICE his reading. His was in the green‘ ‘optimal’ zone. Mine was in the ‘RED’ ‘High’ zone. Wow. So, maybe I might be doing something right and might not be the total loser on the fitness front that I think of myself as being.

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“Woman Walks Ahead” Movie (2017) — The New “Dances With Wolves”; (It Is That Good).

by Anura Guruge

Click image to access the listing for this amazing movie.

The actual portrait of ‘Sitting Bull’ she painted.

The book. Click to ENLARGE.

Click to ENLARGE and read here. She, Caroline Weldon, was a real person, an actual painter. Movie is based on a TRUE story though the movie takes some poetic license. Wikipedia:

Dances with Wolves” is one of my favorite movies and one of the few that I have watched multiple times — once quite recently.

So, for me to equate this 2017 movie to that has to mean that it make quite the impression upon I — and it sure did. Powerful and poignant. Immaculately shot and produced. Palpable.

My weekly e-mail from Amazon on its recommended Prime Movies had it at #2. Caught my eye. When I read the description and it said ‘woman painter‘ and ‘Sitting Bull’ I was hooked. Art and native Indians — two topics dear to my heart. I was hoping to watch it with Teischan (12) but it had a ‘R’ rating. I can see why.

So, I watched it on my own. I was riveted. Great movie but an even greater story. Oh, WOW. Man’s inhumanity to man — especially the poor Indians.

Definite, definite ‘must watch’. You will thank me for it.

It will touch your very core.

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by Anura Guruge

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