BAB’AZIZ

  I have not seen this film yet, and I only came to know of it one evening when I …

GOODBYE TO THE HEATH

  My last day in London was Wednesday–what a hard day.  It always is when it’s time for me to …

NARROW DAYLIGHT

My last day in London.  Melancholy around the edges.  Lots to figure out when I get home.  I was blessed …

TOUCH ME

Just listen to this….WOW.  There really is a difference in the sound.  This is my favorite song by The Doors, …

‘INSTAR’

“The process of transformation consists mostly of decay and then of this crisis when emergence from what came before must …

TREASURES AND EATS

Have caught a bit of a summer cold, I think, which has interfered with my ability to finish a piece …

SLEEPSONG

I’ve been in awe of this video since it was first posted a few years ago.  Just beautiful.  Wondrous.

CUPPA WITH A VIEW

After years of waiting and wanting, I’m finally in Lyme Regis.  Jane Austen.  Mary Anning.  Two hearts and minds  I’ve …

WILD HEARTS CAN’T BE BROKEN

Still thinking about the Dimbley Lecture given by Jeanette Winterson.  I’ve long admired her writing, her thinking, and recently re-read …

GOT NARNIA?

I’m back in my London room from a night out and once again, my mind has turned childlike:  I just …

THESIS, GRADUATION….

This morning was slow going as it was only yesterday I landed in London.  Jet lag.  My poor body just …

DYNAMITE

    Don’t know where I am with you Forgetting time and space with you Oh, I wish we had …

FLOWERS

Flower arranging is an art, and it’s one that I have no skill at.  Which is why I appreciate those …

HAMPSTEAD SKIN

I wrote this piece a few years ago, but it’s never been finished.  Have never been quite sure how to …