"The Social Network of the South"
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When a world class architect builds a museum in your hometown, it is big deal. Forty years later, when a second architect is hired to expand the revered original, the art world holds its breath. The Renzo Piano Pavilion, sitting 65 yards west of Louis Kahn’s…Continue
Decking the halls for Christmas before Halloween feels as wrong as wearing white after Labor Day. When I enter stores already displaying red and green before October 31, I feel rushed and a little panicked. The one exception, however, arrives in my mailbox every October. That very…Continue
Last April, singer-songwriter, Willie Nelson, turned 80 years old. Given that he wrote his first song at seven and joined a band at ten, he has been entertaining for an astonishing 70 years. His musical career includes 300 +albums and seven Grammy Awards. He has been inducted in into several music…Continue
During periodic bursts of housekeeping frenzy, I have given away countless books from our kids’ rooms, replacing board books with picture books, chapter books with textbooks, keeping only the favorites. When I glance at the titles that remain, I think of when bedtime meant reading stories about fire trucks…Continue