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Teach The Children

Community Stepping Stones is a phenomenal after school program for youth in Sulphur Springs, an economically-challenged neighborhood in Tampa.  In exchange for a commitment to work hard and stay in school, the young people attend daily art classes. I was honored to be a guest art instructor last week… and you know what they say, […]

The Upside of the Gulf Oil Spill

Living on Tampa Bay, I’m as sick and appalled about the oil spill in the Gulf as anyone.  It’s as if a great darkness is slowly moving towards our pristine estuaries, engulfing everything in its path. The images of what is happening in Louisiana and Mississippi are overwhelming.  What hath man wrought?