Fall for the Book lineup: Robyn Schiff’s “Revolver”

Fall for the Book - a DC-area literary festival - began Sunday and will run through Friday night. On Tuesday night, poet Robyn Schiff will be reading at George Mason University from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. (Grand Tier III, Center for the Arts). I have been reading Schiff's second book, Revolver, in which she examines … Continue reading Fall for the Book lineup: Robyn Schiff’s “Revolver”

Art and architecture in Pittsburgh

Jeff and I spent Memorial Day weekend sans kids in Pittsburgh. We decided that since east-bound beach traffic would be heavy, heading west was a good idea, and Pittsburgh is only about four hours from DC. So off we drove, in the stunned silence of burned-out parents of small children, into the real world. Pittsburgh sits at … Continue reading Art and architecture in Pittsburgh