The Many Faces of Rosie

The Many Faces of Rosie

08/14/2016  |  3 Comments

This is what it looks like when almost 2300 people gather to win a Guinness World Record: the most Rosie... more

July 22, 2015

July 22, 2015

07/25/2015  |  4 Comments

There is something mysterious and perhaps even romantic about abandoned spaces. The rust and decay can have a certain kind... more

A Party With Heart

A Party With Heart

07/23/2014  |  No Comments

I think one of the reasons that that my exploration of Zydeco music has captivated me so is that it... more

This Connection Was Meant To Be

This Connection Was Meant To Be

05/18/2014  |  No Comments

The Zydeco Mexican Connection, a joint project between the Los Cenzontles Cultural Arts Academy and Zydeco virtuoso Andre Thierry, is... more

Celebrating Books (and the people who love them)

Celebrating Books (and the people who love them)

05/05/2014  |  6 Comments

I love bookstores. Over the years I have conducted an informal study of them. I have favorites here at home,... more

These Boyz Love Zydeco

These Boyz Love Zydeco

03/13/2014  |  No Comments

By now I have probably heard Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic perform eight or nine times, at venues ranging from... more

Zydeco: It's Good For You

Zydeco: It’s Good For You

02/04/2014  |  5 Comments

It's a guaranteed good time whenever Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic play, but for me there is something special about... more

The Music Transcends

The Music Transcends

01/24/2014  |  1 Comment

Tuesday is Cajun/Zydeco night at Ashkenaz in Berkeley, and on this December evening the band is Andrew Carriere and the... more

Re-Viewing the Year. Feeling Thankful.

Re-Viewing the Year. Feeling Thankful.

12/31/2013  |  6 Comments

  When you make so many photographs in a year, some sort of review of them seems called for at the... more

Santas in the City

Santas in the City

12/17/2013  |  No Comments

On Saturday, hundreds and hundreds of Santas converged in Union Square in downtown San Francisco for the annual pub crawl... more