Paula Cole at Shalin Liu and Rockport Two

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Last year’s trip to Rockport inspired me to visit again. I was able to pop into more shops, experience more of the town, spend time on the beach and put my feet in the water…and see Rockport native Paula Cole perform at the Shalin Liu Performance Center. I have long wanted to catch a performance … Read more

The Artist’s Way

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Rather than explore a physical trip to “juice up” creatively, I thought I would reflect on an inner journey, and a life-changing book I’ve read that continues to inspire me. Julia Cameron’s The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity was first published in 1992. It was written to help people with artistic creative recovery … Read more

Chihuly at Biltmore Estate

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Chihuly Night and Day During a trip to see Mary Ann’s brother Tim last year, we had already visited the beautiful and impressive Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC. So, we had not planned to go again. That is, until we saw an exhibit of Dale Chihuly at Biltmore Estate would be there. Game changer. How … Read more