Monthly Archives: July 2014

Proof

While still sifting through boxes, Miriam came across a Playbill of this brilliant play by David Auburn we saw on Broadway circa 2000-2001.  There is precious little about the play itself in the Playbill, but as I went online to … Continue reading

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Did You Know That …. ?

In the course of looking for something else, I came across an interesting fact about the woman seated at the table above.  She is Lauren Bacall, the sultry 20th century star of films with a distinctive voice and disdain for her large feet … Continue reading

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Falling for the Fall League Again

Just when I was resigned to passing up the Arizona Fall League this year, the Phillies drafted Aaron Nola with the 7th overall pick.  Consensus is that Nola has a good chance to be the first of this year’s draft … Continue reading

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Beyond the Auschwitz Selfie

  You can read about the controversy generated by the now infamous grinning selfie of Princess Breanna in many sources, including this Washington Post piece.  One of life’s difficult lessons that young people learn is that you really don’t have … Continue reading

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The Golden Thread

Overcast skies provides the impetus for staying inside and catching up on some reading beyond sacrosanct morning Starbucks time.  The Golden Thread, The Story of Writing, is a book that only a former monk could have written.  And overcast skies … Continue reading

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On An Overcast Weekend …

… nice to reflect on the beauty of last Thursday evening’s shoreline, overlooking a party on the lower level of Martell’s Tiki Bar, readying for the fireworks, and leaving with a bang.

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What Better Way to Spend A Summer Afternoon?

… with five of our ten granddaughters by the ocean … There’s only one teeny weeny little way we had changed the afternoon, gorgeous weather and all.  See the family sitting and standing on the blanket adjacent to us?   … Continue reading

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