The toilet at CBGB in NYC

June 5, 2013
This seems to be my season to encounter toilet scenes. What I love about this toilet I saw  at New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art is just that: it's part of a...

Barbra Streisand

December 30, 2012
Does this woman look 70? Not too long ago, I saw The Guilt Trip, Barbara Streisand's latest movie.Her skin was flawless. In fact, she looked 40. But she's 70.The...

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel: thumbs up

May 24, 2012
It was Sunday afternoon, so we should have guessed the movie theatre would be full up, and it was: full up with senior citizens. Canes, walkers, unsteady gaits: we saw...

She danced on this earth

January 13, 2012
Last weekend I went for a walk in a beautiful park with a longtime friend who has faced major health challenges in recent years. She told me she'd given some advice to...

Life map & Lucille Ball

August 6, 2011
<div> Not everything that is faced can be changed,but nothing can be changed until it is...

Poem read at Elizabeth Taylor’s funeral

March 25, 2011
This is the Gerard Manley Hopkins poem read by Colin Firth at Elizabeth Taylor's funeral today."Give beauty back to God." It's just perfect. The Leaden Echo And The...

Elizabeth Taylor: we’ll miss you

March 23, 2011
Elizabeth just glows in this photograph with the love of her life, Richard Burton.She looks like she was at the happiest stage of her life.It's how I'd like to remember...

Elizabeth Edwards, RIP

December 8, 2010
Like many others, I thought she had more time. That the announcement of her stopping treatment was a foreshadowing of something that could happen soon, but not within a...

Who knew?

October 23, 2010
I love Pink. This is one of her best. I heard it today and thought I'd post it for belowWho Knew - PinkYou took my handYou showed me howYou promised me you'd...

Redemption Day

July 18, 2010
Don't believe in God? Come out here. Ever wonder about a power greater than yourself? There it is. - crab fisherman in the middle of a raging 1,000 mile storm on the...

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