Severe weather advisories were in effect for days as March roared into the city with high winds. The morning the gale finally abated, I stood by the kitchen sink overlooking our terrace nook. Something was off, but I couldn’t put my finger on it. I turned on the news and made coffee. As I poured … Continue reading Once Upon A Chime(s)
This quote resonated with me and I felt like sharing it with you, Happy day, Evelyne
The Inspirational Portrait of Madame X
My fascination for John Singer Sargent, the 19th century American portraitist, started in the fall of 2018, on a rainy day. The Manhattan gloomy sky and the chilly temperatures were the perfect excuse to meander the galleries of the Metropolitan Museum. Upon arrival, I checked the docent guided tours on offer that day and opted … Continue reading The Inspirational Portrait of Madame X
Where does your inspiration come from?
I've been asked that question many times. My friend and mentor Deanna wonders if I am a writer or a Chameleon. My friend Arthur and I can't have a decent conversation without coming up with some story outline. My friend Justin calls me 'the idea generator' and my husband encourages me to work on one … Continue reading Where does your inspiration come from?
A Different Perspective
Now that we all spend more time at home, what we see from our windows takes a new meaning, doesn't it? This photo was taken last spring when my husband and I went to Paris to celebrate our 25th anniversary. Can you spot Dali among the building and Paris rooftops? Stay safe, Evelyne