I have no idea…

“I’ve had some of my best conversations with strangers, she said, because they have no idea who they are dealing with.” —Brian Andreas, American author and Storypeople creator   I enjoy spending time with the children of friends and engaging them in conversation in front of their parents. Why? Because I know I can usually [...]

Jazz, Wisdom, and Swing

One of my favorite quotes is from Charlie Bird Parker about playing jazz: “You’ve got to learn your instrument. Then, you practice, practice, practice. And then, when you finally get up there on the bandstand, forget all that and just wail.” I don’t play an instrument, but I understand jazz to be something that finds [...]