Archive for April 2011

The Wedding

The newly weds.  There are weddings and then there is THE WEDDING.  THE ROYAL WEDDING at Westminster Abbey, was perfect.  It was a fairy tail come true. The commoner, the pretty Kate married the Prince. They were picture perfect. The world watched as a new generation of royalty was ushered into their prime position.  It... Read more »

Ramsey Lewis on Abraham Lincoln

Ramsey Lewis has composed and performed a brilliant symphonic tribute to President Abraham Lincoln musical called Proclamation  of Hope.     Last evening I had the pleasure of previewing the latest music of Ramsey Lewis. Lewis the brilliant pianist first played the symphony at Ravinia in the summer of 2009.  This past November it played with... Read more »

How Would You Like Your World Today? - Poetry Book Debuts

Over the years I have written about manships – expressions, thoughts and sentiments about men who have stirred my heart and awakened my muse. The title poem was written for my father and uncle as I was searching for a Christmas gift. A tie just wouldn’t do.  I wondered if I could give them a... Read more »