If this isn’t nice, I don’t know what is

“I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ‘If this isn’t nice, I don’t know what is.” – Kurt Vonnegut Hello and warmest wishes from snowy Providence! February is just around the corner and we have two lovely bits to share with you. First up: we have joined the audio revolution and have a brand-new series of podcast interviews happening over at MORNING ON THE DOCK. Check it out! You can subscribe on either … View Post

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| last week in photos | *this time last year. . . a few things for you: heading to NYC next weekend to check out NYNOW. this article from the NYTimes — and if you haven’t seen her documentary, you should. this living room

love and understanding :: two sides of one reality

Last year on this day, it was thrilling to click on Google and find Ekua’s spectacular painting Chain of Courage as that day’s offering. This morning I share it here because Ekua has made it possible for each of us to purchase this beautiful, powerful artwork with the proceeds go to the United Negro College Fund. “I chose to illustrate his successful march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge because it captured the strength of spirit and leadership of the man. It also acknowledges those who … View Post

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| last week in photos | THIS PODCAST: technology is amplifying human presence at a distance | Making, and the Spaces We Share P.S. A year ago today was the first Creative Lens post — the heck?! It is crazy to think that time has gone by that quickly. Below is a little year in review. Follow along here.