Cool ‘Little Women’ Portraits

How cool is this? Artist Wilson Webb created wet plate collodian portraits of the cast of Little Women. I put them in a collage so they could be seen at the same time. Amazing!

An ode to ‘The Other Animals’

The Other Animals, edited by Rachel Hamburg, is a collection of eight stories that gives a much needed shout-out to the underdog. Not literally a dog though, because if there is any animal that demands attention from humans – it’s those of the canine persuasion. We’re talking vultures, worms, scorpions, crows, whales, water striders. YouContinue reading “An ode to ‘The Other Animals’”

Shout out of the day: Kenneth Lonergan

I first discovered Kenneth Lonergan when I read the play ‘The Waverly Gallery’, which was about a boy watching his grandmother die of Alzheimer’s disease. At the time, I was watching MY grandmother die of the same, and visited her regularly at a nursing home in the Bronx. While Waverly Place was hard for meContinue reading “Shout out of the day: Kenneth Lonergan”