Memorial Day Blog: 5-26-13

Memorial Day Weekend. County Road 39 or Route 27 or Sunrise Highway is clogged beginning at Hampton Bays and funneling into Southampton where the highway ends at the Lobster Inn, bumper to bumper all the way; it is the initiation of the summer season, the end of...

Studio Neophyte Again : June 25, 2013

This morning I am finally going to work in my studio after a long absence. I am like a bride in her pristine lacy negligee approaching the marriage bed for the first time. I am filled with a sensation of apprehension combined with joy and expectation. It has been too...

After the Verdict…Thoughts on Justice

Justice Last week was the first anniversary of the publication of “Innocence Lost”, Book I of my Trilogy with a Sequel, “An Untenable Fragrance of Violets”. And by happenstance today is Bastille Day, the French day of Independence from tyranny. It is the day after the...

Our Visit Saturday

Our visit Saturday from JoAnne, Francine and Lori was marvelous, Julie and Mike came along also. A belated multiple birthday bash [Joe, and JoAnne and me] combined with Father’s Day, usually a Memorial Day weekend thing this year postponed until this week. It was good...

My Thoreau Moment

So I am naming this blog after him in my strange journey to escape reality, and I cannot remember his name, a name that roles off the tongue like my own, a name that has been a part of the lives of everyone in my generation and beyond and before. A poet who moved to...

My New Plan

As I immerse myself mutely insensate in my daily escape into my Facebook addiction, answers suddenly appear in my mind. Answers to why I am so unable to focus, to concentrate on all those things on my list…things I want or need to do. Yesterday I was discussing this...