Do you judge a book by its cover?
Is writing supposed to be this hard? Is the muse so fickle?
We’ve spent years watching the end of the world on our movie screens: asteroids, aliens, nuclear explosions, and yes, global pandemic. It’s hard not to conjure Stephen King’s book, The Stand, as we live through these historic times most of us didn’t sign up for. But history isn’t going to spare our feelings: It’s going to sweepContinue reading “If You’re an Artist, Record the Pandemic”
As a means of possible distraction from the current news debacle, I though I’d walk you through the sights of the Bussum market.
What’s not to love about a country that protects its animals to this extent?
If Giverny had a Dutch cousin, it would be the Keukenhof.
Two Saturdays ago it got political. It just took me a little longer to write about it than I’d have liked. Two Saturdays ago we went out into the gray afternoon to join close to 1,000 people gathered on Amsterdam’s Museumplein. Many were children. All stood in solidarity with American teenagers who wish to attendContinue reading “Marching for Our Lives in Amsterdam”
We found Victor Hugo’s old house by pure chance.
They eat chestnuts here…
Everything you’ve heard about the Dutch and their bikes is probably true.