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On Growing Up: 'childhood' is a better word than 'girlhood'

In a conversation with my uncle last week, I mentioned off-handedly that I had heard about “gender-neutral” preschools in Sweden. At these preschools, the staff avoid using the pronouns “he” and “she” and instead use “friend” to address and refer to all preschoolers. 917 more words


15-07-19 _ The 12th Annual Great Newburgh to Beacon Hudson River Swim

Today was The 12th Annual Great Newburgh to Beacon Hudson River Swim to benefit River Pool at Beacon. Katherine swam it for the sixth time. Our friends Kathy and John think it was their 7th time, Our friend Karen has done all 12 and our friends, the sisters Starcevic, swam it for the first time… 6 more words


Selected Events (06/12) + Museum Special Exhibitions: Manhattan’s WestSide

Today’s TOP 10 – FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2015

“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening, primarily on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to.” 1,020 more words

Resisting Convention

Be careful what you wish for
cause you might not be dreaming big enough.

This short talk from Dar Williams is full of truth and creativity goodness. 16 more words



Label: Bread And Butter Music
Released: May 5, 2015

1. Something to Get Through
2. FM Radio
3. Empty Plane
4. Emerald… 21 more words

Dar Williams

Day 3: A Tale of Two Dogs

It is a rare Saturday, no pressing obligations. A day with “no walls,” to quote Dar Williams, poet, songwriter and all-around goddess.  I am sleeping in, sipping tea, reading a bit and then drifting off again.   640 more words

Dar Williams & Jim Lauderdale @ EastSide Manor

It was a pleasure working with Dar & Jim on this great tune. Thanks for making EastSide Manor one of the stops on your Emerald recording tour! 23 more words