Week End

I came across this temporary mini art installation in my neighborhood on Friday. Of the 9 pieces on display, this one is my favorite, although I can’t explain why. Maybe because it is utilizes waste material, maybe because it looks like something a collector (read, hoarder) would construct from a junk drawer that she claims consists…

Aren’t you celebrating St Patrick’s Day today?

In recent years, March 17 has been celebrated as St. Patrick’s Day. The holiday isn’t new but for many years, the celebration was localized in Ireland, some parts of Canada and Monseratt (the only former Irish colony in the Caribbean). The young man who became known as Saint Patrick was born in England as a rich man’s…