My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones (Part Two): The Shop & Market(ing)

My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones (Part Two): The Shop & Market(ing)

This is a continuation - a follow up to my Part One blog - about My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones workshop, which I attended in June of 2016. THE FRENCH SAYING - "A REFAIRE" - SOMETHING TO BE DONE AGAIN Somebody said this might be Robert Simmons' last workshop -...
the Big Apple: juicy (and sometimes rotten)…something for everyone!

the Big Apple: juicy (and sometimes rotten)…something for everyone!

PART ONE - SETTING THE SCENE When I was new to Boston (nearly 30 years ago), I wanted a Massachusetts Avenue address - and then a "foot" in the Back Bay. All towns have their "it locations" - and I've lived and worked (specifically had shops) in a few: Harvard Square...
I’m sick, and I’m well (the Lessons and Gifts of Illness).

I’m sick, and I’m well (the Lessons and Gifts of Illness).

Let me confess, I got a cold. Worse than that...a strep/flu...all wrapped up into one. It’s still making its way through my system. But it's not as bad as all that. I mean - so what(?!) - I've had Cancer before (twice). How bad can this be… And yet, people belly ache...