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For Doc

JB had his music playing way too loud this afternoon. But when I opened my studio door to ask him to lower it a bit, I realized it was Doc’s music that was playing. I stopped and sat on the … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor died today. She was a cultural icon, Hollywood legend, and full-fledged, lifelong, American celebrity. I actually met her once. I used to teach at the Chicago Academy for the Arts, first as an art teacher and then as … Continue reading

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