April 2010

Siobhan’s art show with grass

For people in the homeland, my friend Siobhan Byrns has a gallery show at the Loudoun House, an outpost of the Lexington Art League. I recommend it highly, not because she is my friend, but because she is a damn fine artist. My friends who are not damn fine artists, I try not to talk [...]

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The Way of the World

Churches. Nicolas Bouvier’s travel book The Way of the World ends slipping away: That day, I really believed that I had grasped something and that henceforth my life would be changed. But insights cannot be held for ever. Like water, the world ripples across you and for a while you take on its colors. Then it [...]

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