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Monday 25 March 2019
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Category: Arts & Culture

Top Ten Quotes I Heard at the National Association of Counties (NACo) Conference

This past year I was appointed to the National Association of Counties (NACo) Arts Commission. It has been a great experience to represent...

Seeking the Still Spaces or Why I Chose a Rothko Calendar for 2019

I flip the calendar over to February. January has vanished. Most of the Christmas decorations around town are finally down, although a few...

Sometimes You Just Need Chopin

There are days of loneliness with solo travel. And if you’ve left to escape something, its specter will inevitably appear with a menacing...

January Fashion Moment: A Jacket, Blue Shirt & Some Cuff Links

I am happy we live in an era where fashion is gender fluid, and focused on personal style versus following strict rules and  trends.  The...

Spring at the Met: Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci

We step off the subway welcomed by a blue and white mosaic with the neatly tiled words Lincoln Center 66th.  This was my third trip with...

“Spring Cleaning” – A Poem and Reflection on the Role of Poetry in Our Lives

Poetry for me, both reading it and writing has always been a way of life. From a child making up metaphors with my English teacher father...