Happy Valentine’s Day

In 1992, when the statue of Gertrude Stein was installed in Bryant Park it became the first statue of a woman in any of New York City’s parks. It had been 136 since the first statue of a person was unveiled – George Washington in Union Square.   She wrote this short, sweet valentine poemContinue reading “Happy Valentine’s Day”

Happy Valentine’s Day – Fools In Love

I was introduced to Joe Jackson’s music in my freshman year of college. A friend told me that he wrote better unrequited love songs than The Beatles. Being an obnoxious 18 year old Beatle freak I tossed my friend’s Joe Jackson cassette out the dorm window.    My friend was right, of course. As heContinue reading “Happy Valentine’s Day – Fools In Love”