The sounds of Bourbon Street on a Saturday afternoon

The Dying Gaul Filled My Heart with Joy

I was absolutely thrilled, as I was walking along the National Mall, to see an ad for The Dying Gaul on exhibit at the National Gallery of Art. This is the sculpture that made me fall in love with Greek art (even if it is actually a Roman replica of a bronze sculpture). The rawContinue reading “The Dying Gaul Filled My Heart with Joy”

Making Lemonade out of Vancouver

So, I’m trying out this whole blogging thing. Bare with me. My big plan for Vancouver was to rent a car and thoroughly explore the great outdoors of British Columbia. Mother Nature apparently had other plans. Still, I had an amazing day! I started off with a great breakfast at an eclectic little cafe calledContinue reading “Making Lemonade out of Vancouver”