Thursday, January 31, 2013
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The father was attenuated and as impenetrably delicate as ever.
Marty sat in a swing in his yard, trying to decide what to do. Hw swung and pondered what might be a good job, following up his servicing of the feeding stations. Something a little more interesting, something no one else was doing. He watched Calvin, his robot, putting the finishing touches to the siding of his house. Those cute robots are a little bit like people. He yelled, "Hi, Calvin."
Pierre received a communication from Julien d'Amours requesting an interview. Was this the fortunate Julien asking for help? It was hard to believe. An affirmative answer was immediate. How in the world could Julien have a problem. The most fortunate of men in every way. He laid aside the book he had been reading. Pierre sat at his piano and played the tunes he had played with Isabelle. Then he told himself he should not be indulging like this.
He took her hand. "So tell me how is it going with you?"
Roberta Crawford Morency's career was in radio, television and newspapers. Doctors had mistreated her anemia by prescribing iron, which almost led to her death. Her life was saved by a new doctor, who diagnosed iron overload. She recovered health by donating a full unit of blood at the blood bank weekly for three years. Even though anemic, giving blood got rid of the excess iron. In 1980 she founded Iron Overload Diseases Assn, Inc, after researching the condition. She discovered that millions of American’s lives are shortened by iron oxidizing in storage sites, causing any and every deadly, expensive disease. Her other two books, praised as life-saving information, are The Iron Elephant, a nonfiction, and a novel, tick, tick, tick, which is also written as a screenplay. Her latest novel, the scifi, 2095, is currently available from Off the Bookshelf, 118-21 Queens Blvd., Suite 311, Forest Hills, NY 11375.
Monday, January 21, 2013
Daisy Jopling has performed with many of the world’s leading artists, including Bobby McFerrin in Mexico City 2005, on tour with solo violinist Julian Rachlin, on tour and record with jazz guitarist Wolfgang Muthspiel, European Jazz Musician of the Year and she performed in May 2008 at the Royal Albert Hall in London with Boris Grebenshikov, the legendary Russian song-writer. She has also toured with Joe Zawinul and the Absolute Ensemble, plus Shubha Mudgal and Ensemble Modern in Germany. She was founding member of Trilogy where she arranged & played the Hans Zimmer film score for the Dreamworks film El Dorado and Jim Brook's film Spanglish in Hollywood. In Vienna with Triology she composed the film music for 3 Georg Riha films, Schönbrunn, Die Wachau and Salzburg. Daisy now performs with The Daisy Jopling Band and recorded her highly acclaimed first solo album Key to the Classics in 2008. Her new album The Healer Within was released September 2012.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
The Second Death of Ang. D.
Friday, January 11, 2013
Autumn Still Life