Month: October 2020

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Congratulations to the L.A. Dodgers who defeated the Tampa Bay Rays this week, to win their first World Series since 1988. I am a Chicago Cubs fan, so I respect their patience and joy.   In… Read moreBaseball

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“Haint Blue”

Gullah Geechee believe the color wards off ‘boo hags.’   Perhaps while enjoying travels in the South, and relaxing on a giant front porch, you looked up and noticed the porch ceiling was painted a peaceful, robin’s… Read more“Haint Blue”

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Contemporary Basketry

Merriam-Webster defines ‘basket’ as: a receptacle made of interwoven material.  This definition may create a mental image of what we expect a basket to be. In contemporary basketry, our preconceptions – are creatively challenged.     Contemporary… Read moreContemporary Basketry

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If you have been fortunate to experience this elegant and mysterious display, you would not soon forget it. Murmuration refers to the phenomenon that results when hundreds, sometimes thousands, of starlings fly in swooping, intricately coordinated patterns through… Read moreMurmurations