Lifewriting

Since this blog is going to be about travel experiences and related subjects, I want to quote these three paragraphs from the first chapter in Frances Mayes book A Year in...

INTRODUCTION. I’m a former college teacher, artist, and a confirmed Europhile. Having been invited to teach in Europe in the early seventies, I left the University in Berkeley, California, which is...

I grew up in Hollywood, the son of an artist who knew writers and artists in Los Angeles like Anais Nin, Max Ernst, and Henry Miller. As a child, I didn’t...