I just spent a lovely 45 minutes at the Shelter Insurance Gardens in Columbia. Pictures will follow anon.
Last teaching day of the semester. I needed this: http://petalsofjoy.org/?p=1598
And I’m counting down —
- Chicago in 11 days
- NYC in 37 days
- England in 68 days
A good read, this:
Sounds like I’ll need to hear the old man myself this summer, before it goes silent for a while.
The England trip is less than 10 weeks away now!
From NPR, this most delightful story about Freddie Mercury’s voice:
As my friend D said in an email last evening, “What does one wear when meeting your first US president, but it’s past your bedtime?”.
Prince George meets President Obama, accompanied by the Duke of Cambridge:
Rest in peace, Brian Asawa.
This song was written by Ryan McNeil, a shining star who left our musical theatre world too quickly after a long battle with cancer. I knew Ryan just briefly, and not well, but I was impressed with his work and with his spirit. Several of my students knew him as a musical director.
Rest in peace, kind soul.