may 15, 2016

“If you don’t become the ocean, you’ll be seasick every day.” ~ Leonard Cohen     Today concludes the last of the Library Spring Gala photos. You met Mark Cornelison back in 2014. He was the official photog at the gala, and boy did we all have a good time telling him congratulations. Not, because he was the photog, but because he’s going to be a dad very soon! I’m very

may 11, 2016

“Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” ~ Ella Fitzgerald     I said the week would be full of Library Gala photos and I mean to keep my word. Tonight is couples edition. You met my friend Theresa Yokum very briefly the first year of the outhouse. She’s been telling me

july 18, 2013

“If you want to fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down.” ~ Toni Morrison Meet my friend and colleague Theresa Yocum. We have great talks over chai. We have great talks in the lobby. Sometimes we even have great talks in the ladies room. It doesn’t matter where we are, we talk. In one such recent chat we discovered we’re both big ol’ walking mosquito