Art matters

Posted by on Apr 29, 2016

Everyone likes music. Whether it’s country, jazz, opera or good old rock ‘n roll, music moves you. I’m willing to bet there is a book that, at some point, touched your life too. I’ll go one further: I am positive there is a film that you can quote, or performance you saw on stage, one […]

Once bitten

Posted by on Apr 23, 2016

The slap didn’t hurt, but the smear of blood across my skin was a sure sign of victory. He may have got the first shot, but I ended that. I killed him. Yes, he was dead all right, and his skinny carcass dragged right along in the path of his demise. It was my first […]

Lights out

Posted by on Apr 2, 2016

Mother Nature has a profound way of keeping us humble. Last week’s ice storm was proof of her infinite power to remind us that there are bigger forces at play in our lives. I like to be reminded. I need to be reminded. When the lights go out, our senses are heightened. There is a […]