Monthly Archives: August 2010
This past weekend marked the 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. As people around the world reflect on the troubled Gulf Coast, I will remember my own time living in Louisiana as being book-ended by another two catastrophic events: Hurricane Gustav … Continue reading
When my brother was a baby my father would dance him to sleep in our living room to recordings of Penguin Cafe Orchestra.
I am an aural person. It’s always been hard for me to read. I’m usually distracted by sounds; I give them the upper hand.