43 is…

43 is… …a golden, delicious Spanish liquor or so I hear – my aging stomach pretty much only tolerates an occasional red or white with food…and coquito on Christmas. Otherwise, heartburn. …is the atomic number of technetium. It’s silvery gray, much like the crown of my head these days. It’s radioactive and can be used in medical… Continue reading 43 is…

30 Days of Thanks 2014 – Day 24

Me in my yoga gear, with yoga hair...and what's that? Yes, that's right, it's the proof of my journal!

Today I’m beyond thankful for CreateSpace.  If it weren’t for this nifty little self-publishing company, I might not be able to show you this: You read that right – that’s my name on the cover!  Gratitude Journal: 365 Days of Exploring Things That Soothe Your Senses and Your Soul is my latest labor of love.The… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks 2014 – Day 24


Don’t fret. I’m not talking about the terrible 1995 movie with Denzel Washington. I’m actually referring to the concept of having great skill in a particular art, usually music, but also any other art that is performed with unparalleled mastery or expertise. When I see virtuosity in action, my heart sings, especially because for most… Continue reading Virtuosity