I keep a folder called “Quotes” in my email. Whenever I see a quote that speaks to me I add it to the folder. I have 30 messages in that folder now and I thought I’d share a few. These days, I need some words of inspiration. “We are not perfect human beings, nor do […]
Many years ago, I was visiting a friend, Anne, whose father was the British Consul General in Dusseldorf ,Germany. Anne and I became friends when I was studying for a year at the University of Birmingham in England. She, too, was a student there. Here parents had met in China at the beginning of World […]
When I was growing up in Los Angeles, I didn’t pay much attention to architecture. LA seemed like such a mishmash of styles, and my neighborhood in the San Fernando Valley was essentially ranch houses and some Cape Cods (our house was a Cape Cod.) Not much of interest. It is only in the last […]
Well, maybe not reality, although I am definitely back. In all the craziness that is going on in this world, really worse than craziness, sometimes downright horror (see Syria), maybe it’s not so crazy to actually look at photos of great looking interiors. I keep a file of “just right” interiors, the ones that are […]
I’m in St. Petersburg doing some consulting with an amazing organization, Opus Peace. Exciting and productive, but exhausting. Will post something more interesting next week.