Order. Balance. Beauty.

Order. Balance. Beauty.

I shared a wonderful article this week on Facebook, aiming to spread the word that even creative types — especially creative types, in fact — can benefit from an organized approach to life. Dan Charnas’ post for the NPR blog “The Salt” is called, “For a More Ordered Life, Organize Like a Chef.” http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/08/11/338850091/for-a-more-ordered-life-organize-like-a-chef The […]

“Sin City: A Dame to Kill For”

“Sin City: A Dame to Kill For”

There it is, on the marquee. “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.” A sequel, in the summer. Who woulda saw that coming. It’s dark, this movie. Not just because it’s all filmed to look like Frank Miller’s graphic novels. All white lines against black background. Occasionally color will sneak in — explosive red lips, […]

Pants on Fire

Pants on Fire

I hear a heavy sigh from the passenger seat as I turn into the school parking lot. We’re headed to open house the Thursday before school starts and Nola, though she had spent a good couple of hours getting ready, is clearly displeased. She knew this day was coming but the sight of the building […]