Monthly Archives: April 2013

What is that you have in your hand?

Carnegie Hall. The place of great performances and great performers. Famous names. Classically trained voices. Not the place I would associate with a harmonica. A harmonica at Carnegie Hall? A strange pairing in my mind; that is until I heard Buddy Greene play his harmonica at Carnegie Hall. According to

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The crow and the squirrel

Posted in Blog by cliffraphael1954

  “It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door,” he used to say. “You step into the Road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to [Lord of the Rings].  Going out of your door can sometimes be

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One size fits all?

        I was listening to  a TED Talk with Sir Ken Robinson speaking  on creativity.  Sir Ken is a funny, engaging and thought-provoking speaker.  The link below will take you to his talk and ten other TED Talks.  If you have heard this talk before here is

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Give me a place to stand

“Give me the place to stand, and I shall move the earth.”  These words were reported to have been spoken by Archimedes of Syracuse, [Greek mathematician, philosopher, scientist and engineer; c. 287 BC – c. 212 BC], as he explained the principle of the lever. I am intrigued by the

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