This is from some time ago (early 2015). Last week, before I knew she was the new face of Celine (also, before I knew was Celine was), I shared Joan Didion's "At the Dam." I was taught this essay, and I teach it. Not because Joan Didion is fashionable at the moment, but because it's … Continue reading Joan Didion and Betty White
Yesterday, I came across these great shots of The Burren at Vintage Pages. I was reminded of Buzz Aldrin's description of the "magnificent desolation" he witnessed on the Moon, and of Joan Didion's essay "At the Dam." I was also reminded of my own experience in Sedona, Arizona last summer, and I thought I'd share … Continue reading Sunday Morning Sedona: What Is Sacred Space?