Monday Inspiration – The Right Kind of People

It was a quiet weekend around the ‘Ville. Time to rest and recharge. I’ve been feeling overwhelmed and when that happens, it’s hard to be creative.  I feel fortunate that I have a pretty big posse of people I can … Read More

Barlines and Bar Lines

After much anticipation (and annoying construction traffic) the Omni Hotel finally opened in SoBro next to the also new Music City Center and the Country Music Hall of Fame.  The Omni added some desperately needed hotel rooms but it also … Read More

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Eastland Cafe and the Blues

Scrolling through the Opentable app trying to decide on dinner, I saw one of our favorite hangouts, Eastland Cafe.  It’s a big deal because Eastland Cafe hasn’t always been on Opentable and I can’t be bothered to pick up an … Read More

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Copland’s Billy the Kid with The Kid

You can’t be Music City without all the music. Nashville is pretty proud of their Grammy Award winning symphony orchestra that makes it’s home in the Schermerhorn. The symphony has had it’s share of problems. They barely avoided foreclosure and … Read More

M Restaurant and Bar

It almost pains me to recommend M. Right now I feel it’s a best-kept secret and pretty soon, I will have trouble getting a table.  As long as the tables are filled with you guys, I guess that’s okay! M … Read More

It Takes a Village

” When patterns are broken, new worlds emerge.” – Tuli Kupferberg Before I left for Africa people would ask, “Why are you going?” ” Are you going to be a nature photographer now?”  “What are you going to do with … Read More

It’s My Way or Zimbabwe

Last year I was sitting in Lima, Peru with my Belgian nature photographer friends, Cedric and Elyane when they said, “Hey, you want to go to Zimbabwe? We’ll teach you what we do.”  I’m translating from the French but since … Read More