I'm so happy to be a part of this group. My husband and I recently started a website at www.backpackerdaily.com. We will be embarking on an around the world trip in June and the site is meant to take someone through the entire process of planning, saving, and eventually traveling.
Keeping a date with an artist is an important part of my life. Not the fantasy kind of date of extreme youth, but a date to appreciate the art that surrounds us, made by geniuses living or dead. With a little planning, I can be at a museum or a play, a movie or a concert or a festival, soaking in the output of creative souls.
Thanks to Jane Campion's new film Bright Star, a lot more people are learning that John Keats, whose poems they slept through in high school, was once a rakish young man with few prospects and a doomed love affair.
Hello, Blogher community!
I wanted to share that my blog at Stage-mama.com launched last month to great traffic, great success! I'd love for you to check it out. It's the newest blogsite on the internet for theatre lovers everywhere.
In accepting the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, Adrienne Rich delivered an address entitled “Poetry and Commitment.” In living her life as a woman, poet, teacher, c...more