In This Issue


Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold
Moulin Rouge
bringing it to the stage
Beautifully crafted, exhilaratingly performed show

Karren LaLonde Alenier
Diane Arbus

Groundbreaking exhibition at the Smithsonian

Ned Bobkoff
The Magical Music of Mussorgsky
Stirred and vital aural imagination

Miles David Moore
Film Reviews
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Gifted, 
Wonderstruck, Leave No Trace


Michael Bettencourt
Making Ourselves
A value that we modernized humans need to revive

Arthur Meiselman
As Time Briefly Goes By
The perspective of history is a guide-thread

 Claudine Jones
Up Up And Away

Missing everything from erogenous zones to television shows

Nathan Thomas
The ‘No-Win’ Scenario
 Our culture is weird about failure

Patrick Walsh
It was the gesture, the genuine offering

 Les Marcott
LBJ and the Pivotal Year of 1968

Demonstrating the futility of war



Karren LaLonde Alenier
On The Steiny Road
A Greek Fest
Buried in reading this summer

Elliot Feldman

Old Fart Village

Babsy’s Parade

Janine Yasovant
Arts of Thailand
Wattanachot Tungateja
There are precious things beneath the Earth
(in English and ไทย)

 วัฒนโชติ ตุงคะเตชะ

Griselda Steiner
Wilderness Faces
Dedicated to World Trade Center Victims 2001




The Photography of
Jon Rendell

Postcards From Lake Tahoe

The Art of David Wiley
Painting & Poetry
Cosmic Neighborhood
Big Bang



Harriet Halliday Renaud
A Writer’s Writer, On Writing (Part 2)
What can’t be plagiarized is the writer’s special vision

David Wiley
Ten Lost Diatribes Against the Avant-garde
That strange phenomenon we call the avant-garde



Michael Bettencourt
Undress Me
 The Greed Gene

Michael Bettencourt
Theatre Thoughts

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September 2018
Volume 19 Issue 4

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