Author Archives: Ashley

About Ashley

My name is Ashley Will and I am a reference specialist librarian at Rock Springs Library. I graduated in May of 2008 from the University of Wyoming with a bachelor of arts degree in English.

One Book Wyoming

While I haven’t been writing here, I’ve been busy blogging for work. I’m on the One Book Wyoming Committee that is hosting events with Craig Johnson July 1 and 2. He writes the Walt Longmire books, including “Spirit of Steamboat”, … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “Blue is the Warmest Color” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 04/02/2014)

Finding ‘Blue is the Warmest Color’ Ashley Jo Will Nominated for best foreign language film at the Golden Globes and a recipient of many awards around the world such as at the Cannes Film Festival, “Blue is the Warmest Color” … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “The High Cost of Living” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 03/26/2014)

Discovering ‘The High Cost of Living’ Ashley Jo Will I follow my favorite actor Zach Braff on various social media sites and I discovered he was starring in a movie titled “The High Cost of Living” premiering at the Toronto … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “The Station Agent” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 03/19/2014)

Riding with ‘The Station Agent’ Ashley Jo Will Currently, Peter Dinklage is best known by many people as Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series “Game of Thrones” which begins its fourth season on April 6, 2014. Dinklage was born with … Continue reading

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Book Review of “Spirit of Steamboat” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 03/12/2014)

Discovering ‘Spirit of Steamboat’ Ashley Jo Will Many people are familiar with Craig Johnson and his Walt Longmire mystery novels, which take place in Wyoming. If not familiar with the books, some people may recognize the name “Longmire” because of … Continue reading

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Book Review of “The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 03/05/2014)

Encountering ‘The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya’ Ashley Jo Will One of my husband’s favorite sets of novels is the Haruhi Suzumiya series, written by Nagaru Tanigawa and translated from Japanese to English. There are ten volumes total and the first … Continue reading

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Review of “Walking Dead” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 02/26/2014)

This column was written by a substitute because I had a surprise guest – my aunt from Texas – so I spent all the time I was able to with her and since I didn’t know she was coming I … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “Labor Day” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 02/19/2014)

Passing Over ‘Labor Day’ Ashley Jo Will Released in movie theaters Jan. 31, 2014, “Labor Day” tells about a series of events which take place over the titular holiday weekend. “Labor Day” is based on a novel written by Joyce … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “The Book Thief” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 02/12/2014)

Capturing ‘The Book Thief’ Ashley Jo Will Released in limited theaters Nov. 8, 2013 and then expanding to more theaters as time went on, “The Book Thief” did not arrive in Rock Springs until January 2014. Instead of watching the … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “Wish I Was Here” (in Rocket-Miner Marquee 02/05/2014)

Thinking ‘Wish I Was Here’ Ashley Jo Will Last year, Zach Braff launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to help him create the movie he wanted. On May 24, 2013, the campaign for “Wish I Was Here” was successful by … Continue reading

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