What’s New

This is my first blog entry of the year, and the first in the middle of an experiment. If you’re reading this, you may be doing so because the blog automatically posts to my Twitter feed. But I won’t see it; I’m two weeks into a six month break from … Continue Reading →

A new era

A decade is a pretend boundary, but we make up boundaries all the time. And we change them. For me, 2020 will start with Pagliacci. A story I first saw told in a situation where the female lead had to manage so much, with no room for her opinions or … Continue Reading →

360 degree view

I started my first morning on this trip to San Francisco with a hike to an old favorite place, Corona Heights park. I failed to complete the short, uncharacteristically muddy scramble to the top in time to watch the sun rise, but the thick clouds afforded an incredible light show … Continue Reading →