Monthly Archives: February 2013

Albert Einstein Mantra of the Day

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.

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Muses Time!

It’s Muses time again and this will be the 6th year the Big Easy Rollergirls (and me) have participated in the parade. As a retired skater, I am grateful that the league lets us participate in this amazing “girl power” … Continue reading

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Krewe of Barkus article

Costumed dogs parading around the French Quarter. What is not to love? The¬†Krewe of Barkus¬†is the annual Mardi Gras dog parade. Allegedly, it was founded in 1992 when Tom Wood was at a Margaret Orr Fan Club meeting (I love … Continue reading

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My book contract!

So… I got a book contract with the History Press. I am excited. Happy. Slightly terrified. And GEARED UP! It will be a history of New Orleans street signs. I will be writing the text and shooting the photographs. I … Continue reading

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