Neil Gaiman in Conversation with Laurie Anderson

Neil Gaiman in Conversation with Laurie Anderson

Laurie Anderson is one of America’s most renowned — and daring — creative pioneers. She is best known for her multimedia presentations and innovative use of technology. As writer, director, visual artist, and vocalist, she has created groundbreaking works that span the worlds of art, theater, and experimental music. Continue reading

Videofreex at the Dorsky

Videofreex at the Dorsky

The world is full of small towns, rural hamlets and villages; blink-and-you’ll-miss-’em waystations that barely qualify for a name. The powers-​​​​that-​​​​be, Government entities: military, air force etc., actually had a name for these places – they were called “Elsewhere.” Back when oversight was lax … Continue reading

Margaret Roach Is Keynote Speaker at Cornell Cooperatives Annual Garden Day

Margaret Roach Is Keynote Speaker at Cornell Cooperatives Annual Garden Day

Ulster County Cornell Coöperative Extension Master Gardeners’ 16th Annual Garden Day. Are you a gardener?  Are you an avid follower of Margaret Roach’s newsletter, A Way to Garden? Have you read her most recent book, The Backyard Parables? If you have or … Continue reading

Marianne Van Lent‘s Prima Materia

Marianne Van Lent‘s Prima Materia

Prima Materia or Primal Matter is a term for the starting material for all things – matter that is fundamental and profound — which alchemists seek in order to actuate their alchemical transformations. The prima materia – sometimes referred to as the “Philosopher’s Stone”- is so valued … Continue reading

Carbonara

Carbonara

Waverley Root’s classic The Food of Italy (1971) gives carbonara but sixteen words (although he does call it “a particular favorite”). The Dictionary of Italian Cuisine defines it as: Pasta (usually spaghetti) with egg yolks, Guanciale, Pecorino Romano or (less … Continue reading

An Inspired Meditation on Gardening with Honeybees in Mind

An Inspired Meditation on Gardening with Honeybees in Mind

Dandelions deserve a gold medal. One of the first links in that magical chain of events bringing dinner to our tables, this sunny flower is one of the first spring foods for bees. If bees survive the winter, they look to … Continue reading

Roll On The Radio: Frederic Hand — Principal Guitarist for the Metropolitan Opera Company.

Roll On The Radio: Frederic Hand — Principal Guitarist for the Metropolitan Opera Company.

Roll On The Radio host Carey Harrison welcomes Frederic Hand, world renowned classical guitarist, composer and mainstay of the Metropolitan Opera Company as his guest.  

<span class="caps">FREE</span> <span class="caps">WILL</span> <span class="caps">ASTROLOGY</span> March

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY March

ARIES (March 21-​​​​April 19): To depict what lay beyond the limits of the known world, medieval mapmakers sometimes drew pictures of dragons and sea serpents. Their images conveyed the sense that these territories were uncharted and perhaps risky to explore. … Continue reading