Cold December day Starlings pecking street gutter, fast food bag blows by.
The holiday spirit doesn’t just automatically appear on the same schedule for me each year. I try, though; usually I put up the Christmas tree and decorations on Thanksgiving Day. […]
I found this book in the library called The 100 Best Poems of All Time, edited by Leslie Pockell. Warner Books, 2001. Ambitious, yes, and no two people would have […]
I was excited to go see the preview of Flash of Genius because it had two actors that I really admire and think are talented: Greg Kinnear and Lauren […]
I just read Rosie O’Donnell’s book Celebrity Detox. As with her other book, Finding Me, it is absorbing. Very real in one sense but then somehow inexplicably flawed or warped. […]
Living in Center City Philadelphia brings with it a lot of perks. I can do almost anything I want just by walking a few blocks. This includes walking to all […]
I have always thought the defeat of the Spanish Armada to be one of the best stories of history. This movie gives us a dramatic visual portrayal of that event, […]
Today I went to the Philadelphia Art Museum to see the Renoir Landscapes exhibit as a member’s preview. I was struck most by the colors: vivid and coordinated, not shocking […]