Monthly Archives: December, 2011

What Is Art?

One of the many definitions of “art” according to Merriam-Webster dictionary is:  “the conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aesthetic objects; also : works so produced.”  I think most of us can agree that this is a satisfactory definition of what we think of as art, am I correct? …

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Things That Go Bump In the Night

Not far from Alexian Brothers (now called St. Alexius Hospital-Broadway) is the Lemp Brewery and mansion, which is supposedly one of the most haunted places in America.  The Lemp family  was full of bad luck; some members of the family died of self-inflicted injuries, and some died in other tragic ways.  Many visitors to the …

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Are You Living a Life with No Regrets?

I find it strange when I see or hear people say “I don’t have any regrets…”  Really?  Are people just kidding themselves when they say something like this, or is it actually possible to live a life with no regrets?  If you’re one of these regret-free people, I’d love to hear from you, maybe get …

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You’ve Been Invited to Go Up and Down the Ladder with Me!

After reading that headline, you’re probably thinking, “Why is this strange woman inviting me to go up and down a ladder with her?  That sounds stupid…”  Hmm.  Maybe it is.  But I’m willing to wager that there are some people out there who enjoy sharing the ups and downs of life with others. Moni’s Ladder …

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