Archive for April, 2011



The other day, I saw a self-conscious teen, and in an instant my heart pounded out a silent “I love you!” Maybe I saw myself and other friends in him, since I have certainly had acutely awkward phases in my life, and can even now, so easily, call up that feeling of perplexity at the […]

Some of the most profound work on earth happens when, somehow, the strengths of people speaking in different artistic languages come together. Opera, cinema, high church, books, happenings, ceremonies of all sorts… these all can yield a cross-pollinated glory that is greater than the sum of parts. When more of the senses, and sensibilities, are […]

Just make your ears bigger.