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"Thinking Only Autumn Thoughts": Good-Bye, Summer

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” –Albert Camus

Tomorrow is the equinox, the first day of fall. Far and away, it’s my favorite season. 538 more words


Meet The Meyerowitz Family In Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Dustin Hoffman’s Comedy 'The Meyerowitz Stories (New And Selected)'

Get ready to meet the Meyerowitz family in the first trailer for the Netflix original movie “The Meyerowitz Stories (New And Selected)”.

Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson make up the dysfunctional family in the new dramedy from writer-director Noah Baumbach (“The Squid And The Whale”). 102 more words


The Abduction

I had spent years counting kids.  One, two, three…one, two, three… I was always making sure everyone was safe.   None had been terribly hurt on my watch, and I was determined none would be. 1,030 more words

Worker's Still Life

Last night I went to Worker’s Still Life a highly entertaining evening of drawing beautifully led by Barb Forshaw (aka Rebecca Davies), unusually for me I didn’t photograph it (the photograph at the bottom is Rebecca’s from her Instagram page), however, I was there to draw and here are a few of the 1,3,5 minute drawings I did, they are done on A1 paper with charcoal, conte, pen. 84 more words


Gabriel Fauré 

Gabriel Urbain Fauré was a French Romantic composer, organist, pianist and teacher. He was one of the foremost French composers of his generation, and his musical style influenced many 20th-century composers.


Jules Massenet

Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet was a French composer of the Romantic era best known for his operas, of which he wrote more than thirty. The two most frequently staged are Manon and Werther.