Saturday, June 30, 2012
The Tour de France 2012 starts today, and in honor of this famed event I have posted one of my favorite photos of my wife, Amy Nawrocki, attacking a huge hill in Hamden. You can't tell from this photo, but this hill is like the Alp d'Huez. Seriously, if either of us ever gets up this hill, it will be a banner day for our clan.
Friday, June 29, 2012
This is a review by Jill Merriam, the Dealer for the People. It's great to have someone find your work, and find it helpful.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Sunday, June 24, 2012
The work of sawing wood awaits. I have to finish writing a book first (and perhaps a second one) but I must prepare for the winter. Between now and then I shall mow the lawn, but it will never replace the good work of creating firewood. Soon, Mr. Squirrel, I will attend to that pile (and the others). Soon.
Friday, June 22, 2012
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
As part of the new lecture series to gain support for the tornado-struck Barnum Museum, Michael Bielawa, Lennie Grimaldi, and I discussed Bridgeport in some detail. I was proud to be part of the kick-off of this series - and I urge everyone to help the museum in any way you can; it is one of Connecticut's treasures.
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Friday, June 8, 2012
My niece Julia holding one of the frogs who live in our back yard. Northern Leopard Frog, perhaps? Anyone?
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Why are people so afraid of poetry? That’s a question that’s been plaguing poet Amy Nawrocki, of Hamden. Now, with her new collection, Lune de Miel, being released in August, she talks about what people are missing when they dismiss poetry out of hand... Read the rest at Books New Haven. .
Monday, June 4, 2012
Sunday, June 3, 2012