The lights are on but the lot is empty is this the fate of small business? It’s night so perhaps they are closed. It’s also cold, February 26th 8:30 a polite women stops her car and shuts out the lights and waits for me to get my image civility isn’t dead. I wave her on thank her and stand in the cold. Pondering “Winter in America,” [a song/poem by Gil Scot Heron find it and listen] the world the cold which is not the temperature so much as a metaphor for humanity. Tonight I am warmed by the simple act of kindness of the women not wanting to interrupt my image. pjc
This week there are two art opening of note that will warm my soul and yours to if you come out.
we are one
a new body of work by sandra jeknavorian
MARCH 6 – MARCH 31, 2009 OPENING RECEPTION: FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 6-9 PM ARTWORKS 49 CHURCH STREET NORWICH, CT (860) 889.2413 ADDITIONAL GALLERY HOURS BY APPOINTMENT
Roberta Sulls “Spring Cleaning Collection”
Opening Reception Saturday March 7th at 7pm At The Bean and Leaf 13 Washington St. New London Ct. 25% of Roberta sales will be donated the The Women’s Center in New London