…because I almost never wear heels. Hope you had a lovely week. Happy Valentines Day!
As I have written elsewhere, I get so irked when I see video or film of Miami or Miami Beach for an event or development that is actually outside of either city. The latest event where I see this happening is the Super Bowl. It is being held in Miami Gardens, formerly an unincorporated community… Continue reading superbowl in my, er, hometown
Me to a Grad Student: I’m so geeked. Even tho’ I can see some of the stuff online, I can’t wait to touch some archival papers at the University of Florida’s Smathers Libraries again. GS in so many words: I hear you, Dr. Green. I have held in my hand the thinnest folder containing a… Continue reading joy of the archive
Just returned from a great day trip to the Library of Congress courtesy of the University of Alabama. The university permits researchers and staff to travel to DC for a day via a plane ride! I met some of the most incredible scholars and employees. I hope we all meet again as we promised to… Continue reading great trip to the Library of Congress
I don’t get to paint as often as I’d like. But I sure do get to enjoy great art in Tuscaloosa. Some of the best moments to see such art occur during our annual Kentuck Art Festival. While there, I purchase and enjoy looking at art. I also enjoy speaking to local and national artists.… Continue reading another great kentuck
As Hurricane Dorian barrels toward the Bahamas from where I descend on my father’s paternal side, I watch news updates. I send good thoughts to the Bahamas and to my friends and family in Florida and the Carolinas. They are in this storm’s path. I also return to painting. I typically paint every August and… Continue reading a pause
First heard this song in my first graduate program. When the words resonate, I cannot help but dance to them. …But have you ever had that moment in life when everything was cool?