Did you ever see the film Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken? It was pretty popular on the elementary sleepover circuit for a few years back--well, make that twenty years ago in the early 90s. It was beautiful and heartbreaking and life affirming and girl power (!!!)...and it had that hot dude from Sixteen Candles.
Yep. Jake Ryan. Except Jake Ryan wore Depression-era clothing. And boots. Really tall riding boots.
But I digress.
It was a film that reduced me to nothing but snotty tears (Oh, there Lexi goes again--why does she always cry in movies? She's so weird.) by the time it was over. And yet, I watched it over and over, knowing how it would affect me. And relishing in it.Read More