Lisa Mednick Powell

She asked for bacon...

 

...incidentally, the first morning she tried to order bacon for breakfast. At the Jewish Home. They just stared at her...and then she realized where she was and laughed...

 

Last night's no-show

 

At the very end we played Harper's Ferry again for Paul and Claudia who showed up like proverbial party saints--you know the ones who show up after all the liquor is gone and bring a fresh bottle...twas a comfort to hear Paul singing along from his first (and only) row seat...

 

Deserted desert story

 

The two ends of the same valley are a world apart. Water is life. Water changes lives. Water divides lives. When you check in to that bougainvillea-draped hotel reception in Palm Desert, walk past the sparkling water feature, and toss your Lambo keys to the valet, you are the flip side of a dusty row of field hands, their faces wrapped in bandanas, working under a fierce sun in those Mecca grapes.

 

A Fresh Idea: Building Material for The Wall

 

Made in the U.S.A.: The perfect building material for trump's wall is accumulating now in our national parks!

 

Getting on another plane...