Gratitude

National Garden Scheme = It’s Spring

If we lived in England, we would be attending functions that  celebrate the new years’ first signs of Springtime. In fact, right now? The Snowdrops would have actually nearly finished their blooming season. The National Garden Scheme is England and Wales way to not only see, enjoy, and learn from other people’s private yards (gardens), …

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Sunlight and Stained Glass Windows

Ah, the warmth of sunlight was immediately felt, and seen, walking into this little country church. I had been asked to tune their piano for their upcoming Christmas worship services.  But what I didn’t expect was this beautiful generations-old stained glass nave with works of art windows. I was taken back by the details, the …

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Lessons from Eliza, … at Lincoln Center

“I’m Gettin’ Married in the Morning”, the song goes. Eliza Dolittle’s dad is having one last fling before walking down the aisle.  His daughter, however, won’t be there.  She’s wished him luck, and long ago always had shown her concern by always giving him what coin she had available. But no more. Self- respect prevents …

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