In the new year and always ~

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Courage and Fear

“Il coraggio è fatto di paura” (Courage is made of fear.)  As somebody who interviewed top world leaders during the 60‘s, 70‘s and 80‘s, including Ayatollah Khomeini in 1979 & North Vietnamese General Vo Nguyen Giap during the Vietnam War, Italian journalist Oriana Fallaci, might know a thing or two about courage and fear. The idea […]

Where I went today…

…I started out in Montecito, California  visiting a Spanish Colonial home by Architect Thomas Bollay… …with authentic detailed tiling and old wrought iron doors salvaged from the Santa Barbara Biltmore Hotel… …and a charming outdoor living space complete with the ambiance of a wood-burning fireplace. Next, I was off to Europe and found myself looking down […]

What we’re working on (and listening to)…

Still shot from the official music video to Biagio Antonacci’s Non Vivo Più Senza Te, filmed at the Torre di Lido Pizzo. Hello all!  This is Alex, LeAnn’s daughter.  She has mentioned me in her About me section and also wrote about how I met my love in a post for Valentine’s Day 2011 called Serendipity España […]

Around the World with Arany Zoltán

“Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle our wonder as to who we are, and for what, whence, and whereto.”~Ralph Waldo Emerson  World Music by Arany Zoltán An amazingly talented musician, Arany Zoltán was born in 1976 in Debrecen, Hungary.  He began to play music at the age of […]

A Christmas Gift

…from me to you: A special playlist I put together for the holidays. Tip:  Right click on the playlist link and open it in a new tab so you can enjoy uninterrupted music play as you browse. {l&l’s Holiday Playlist} I’ve put one of my favorites at the top:  “All I want for Christmas is […]

I’m dreaming…

.. …of a white Christmas Just like the ones I used to know Where the treetops glisten And children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow. I’m dreaming of a white Christmas With every Christmas card I write May your days be merry and bright And may all your Christmases be white. ~White Christmas by […]


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