Archive for July, 2017

You don’t have to be a country music fan to rock line dancing

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017:

It’s a good idea, and more fun, to wear cowboy boots, though. MY IDEA OF country attire is a jean jacket. It didn’t occur to me that it might be prudent to hunt down some cowboy boots for line dancing at Little Red Hen in Green Lake. Not that boots are de rigeur there — plenty of people wore sneakers — but cowboy boots are made for stomping. And because stomping was one of my favorite elements of line dancing, I imagine stomping in boots is far more satisfying than in any other footwear. Little Red Hen hosts a free […] Read More →

The Young Leonardo da Vinci

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017:

For four years I researched Leonardo’s known works as well as his “Notebooks #1 and #2”. I studied over six thousand pages of notes, sketches, ancient and contemporary writings and documents pertaining to the Leonardo, his time, his contemporary and the people related to him. The majority of the biographies about Leonardo da Vinci were done by academics that had to base their notes on existing documents about this man. I find them flat and missing the three dimensional facets of Leonardo’s human character.    What really bothers me about these biographies however is the common belief that Leonardo had […] Read More →

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017:

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile Tuesday, with the missile appearing to have landed in Japan’s exclusive economic zone, according to media reports. The missile launch comes on the eve of Independence Day in the U.S. and also just days before a summit of the Group of 20 countries in Germany later this week. The launch also follows a meeting between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump on June 30, during which the two leaders agreed to closely cooperate in dealing with North Korea’s nuclear threat. “North Korea fired an unidentified ballistic missile into the […] Read More →

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