Friends and I with Armando Gutierrez and Arthur Bernstein, producers of Walt Before Mickey

Walt Before Mickey

Last night I attended the premier of ‘Walt Before Mickey’ at our local theater. The movie has been playing at Disney in Orlando since Aug. 14 and had a premier in Kansas City last week. We got a premier because the owner of our local movie theater got to know the writers/producers of the film a couple of years ago.

The photo that serves as feature image for this post is of myself, my friends Scott and Duane along with writer/producer Arthur Bernstein and Armando Gutierrez who were in town for the show. You can see both men in the film with Armando playing the substantial role of Ub Iwerks. Arthur is seen playing the role of Frank L. Newman.

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Ginny and I sitting on the Bed

Thursday Ramblings: I Got My Nickel Back!!!

Yesterday was National Dog Day. I was completely unaware of this fact and that’s why I didn’t write anything about Ginny. I was surprised to learn that it was National Dog Day because Ginny has me conditioned to think that every day is National Dog Day. Actually, it would be more accurate to say that Ginny has me convinced that every day is National Ginny Day. Ginny’s 15th birthday is coming up next month and so I was planning to write more about her then. But in the meantime, enjoy the featured image of this post. The picture is about 14 months old and neither Ginny or I is too excited to be in it. That will not come as a shock to anyone who has read this.

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Monday Ramblings

Once again I find myself in that odd position of needing to write today without having much to say. Actually, I have a few things I would like to say but I need to flesh them out a little better before posting them. Even the posts that I write within a day are usually things I have thought out for awhile now.

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