Monthly Archives: February 2011

Tapestry

My favorite letter by the poet Amy Clampitt is about a series of revelations she has on an early spring day in 1956, when she takes the subway to the Cloisters at the north end of Manhattan, to see the … Continue reading

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Choose Life!

From Cloud Cult to Wham! in one short week!  I’m resisting the temptation to put up a photo of George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley (who will forever be known as “that other guy from Wham!”) sporting the iconic T-shirt of … Continue reading

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The Light

I’ve been listening a lot recently to the new Cloud Cult album, “Light Chasers.” Cloud Cult is a Minneapolis alternative band with haunting, lyrical music. “Light Chasers” is well-named—full of spiritual hunger, curiosity, and hope. Annie Dillard once wrote, “You … Continue reading

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