Thanks to Lesley University and Smithsonian Museum, we were able to see the works of Irving Penn. Many were his platinum print originals and some new
Yes, another stroll in Providence last Saturday while the weather was still mild and comfortable. This time we went to the historic jewelry district
Providence has interesting architecture and to a large extent, it has maintained its character. It is a small city, but not tiny; it has changed some
Various types of markets (called pazar in Turkish) are a way of life in Turkey. There are permanent markets, like the Kadikoy Pazari (market.) Others,
This is not a political blog and I refrain from writing political commentaries here. I do not know the composition of the subscribers, nor do I know
The legendary Turkish folk philosopher Nasreddin Hodja is famous for his tales that mix humor and teaching. In one, he comes home with a saz (a
Dennis wanted to visit the North Smithfield Auto Salvage, a.k.a. the junkyard, for the first time and we had a nice day to make the trip yesterday. He
I strongly favor keeping the old architecture alive, restoration, repurposing, and keeping the texture of cities and towns to the extent possible.