Top Five Lists

Here’s a little selection of my top 5 favorites in a variety of entertainment categories, in case you’d like some recommendations!

 

TOP FIVE ALBUMS:

1.) Mescalito by Ryan Bingham

2.) You Get What You Give by Zac Brown Band

3.)  So Runs the World Away by Josh Ritter

4.) Little Neon Limelight by Houndmouth

5.) Sermon on the Rocks by Josh Ritter

HM: Beauty Behind the Madness by The Weeknd

 

TOP FIVE SONGS:

1.) Save Some Time to Dream by John Cougar Mellencamp

2.) The Poet by Ryan Bingham

3.) Proud Souls by Jason Boland

4.) Beautiful Night by Josh Ritter

5.) Gettin’ Down on the Mountain by Corb Lund

 

TOP FIVE MUSICAL ARTISTS:

1.) Zac Brown Band

2.) Josh Ritter

3.) Turnpike Troubadours

4.) Eric Church

5.) Ryan Bingham

(for more music recommendations, check out the Official Beloved Harvest Playlist.)

 

TOP FIVE BOOKS:

1.) The World Without Us by Alan Weisman

2.) Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls

3.) The Solace of Fierce Landscapes by Belden C. Lane

4.) Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

5.) Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

 

FIVE MORE TOP FIVE BOOKS (because I am a big nerd) :

1.) East of Eden by John Steinbeck

2.) Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver

3.) The Green Mile by Stephen King

4.) The Sky, The Stars, The Wilderness by Rick Bass

5.) American Serengeti by Dan Flores

 

TOP FIVE MOVIES:

1.) It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

2.) Into the Wild (2007)

3.) The Green Mile (1999)

4.) Jerry Maguire (1996)

5.) A League of Their Own (1992)

HM: Shark Tale (2004), Talladega Nights (2006), The Village (2004)

(I minored in film and couldn’t narrow it down to five.)

 

TOP FIVE TV SHOWS:

1.) Bates Motel

2.) Parks and Recreation

3.) Longmire

4.) The Office

5.) Stranger Things

 

TOP FIVE OF MY FAVORITE BLOG POSTS ON HERE:

1.) Green Table (I am going for an MFA in nonfiction creative writing but this is probably always going to be my favorite thing I’ve written.)

2.) ‘Til We Start to Feel The West

3.) Respect

4.) Our Edge of the Lake

5.) Blame It All On My Roots