Vermont Poet on Facebook and Twitter

David Budbill was just on The Writer’s Almanac on NPR this morning (Great poem about winter in Vermont, btw.). He is also on Facebook and Twitter. He has a nice piece about why he is on Facebook and Twitter. My answer is because he is alive. Social Media is not...

Trombone Shorty at the NPR Tiny Desk

Trombone Shorty is my son’s musical hero. We’ve seen him at Montreal Jazz and in Vermont. He is an amazing talent and a lovely person. I love the idea of these guys squeezed into a tiny office. And the drummer is sitting on an exercise ball just like the...