The lineup of artists performing at the 2016 Lotus Festival of World Music and Arts has been announced
Kate, " I'm Grading term papers. But it's Kindergarten, so they're very short"
"A Dream of singing and traveling became a reality." Chris Bruerton, King's Singer since 2012
A puppet on a boy's hand seems to take on a life of its own.
"Living together we have a leg up in our preparation" Jenny McKnight
It's the rare artist who maintains a serious stake in visual arts and music. Family, friends, colleagues, and a suprising protege remember Sandy Wood Taylor.
In this debut episode, poetry and fiction explore intersecting themes of writers and writing, endings and beginnings, and defining the borders of the self.
“I wish, as well as everybody else, to be perfectly happy; but, like everybody else, it must be in my own way.” Jane Austen
"It seems like God has no jurisdiction in this town. No jurisdiction at all. " Father Welsh:
"Please sing again, sweet human. I love to listen to your voice, and I love to look at your body." Titania to Bottom
Michael Van Vooren's micro-fiction piece, "A Night," was one of five stories selected for The Ryder magazine's third-annual fiction issue.
North Christian Church loans pianos long term to parishioners who can't afford an instrument of their own. Hyneman will be the first recipient of a piano.
Literary perspectives on gardens and gardening from Katherine Mansfield, Rita Dove, and others.
A high school slam poetry camp offers a safe space for students to discuss taboo issues.
"I fell in love with a man who happened to have a wife." Kyra Hollis
Music from Balalaika Fantasy, a Russian Two-Step and Uvalskaya Plesovaya
Regardless of the vagaries of time and place--no matter how dramatic--Annemarie Mahler-Ettinger identifies with the art she has made since the age of three.
Another deep dive into short fiction offering perspectives on gardens and gardening.
Krisha Fairchild's portrayal of a tormented prodigal daughter who once called Bloomington home screens at this weekend's Middle Coast Film Festival.