where words leave off

After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music. ~ Aldous Huxley

Hurdy-Gurdy Man

    Meet Donald Heller, also known as The Hurdy-Gurdy Man, and his dog Mack (Mackie). Heller and his dog are street performers on The Boston Common and in The Public Garden I originally posted some of these photos back in October I’m re-posting them now because I have since learned (thanks to a comment I received on Flickr) some interesting information about this…

in the process

  of decking the halls listening to Bach Brandenburg Concertos and Bing Crosby after many trips to the attic the lights are untangled the ornaments are unpacked we’re  ready to put the big tree up tomorrow December 1st and it’s supposed to snow perfect! yup, I’m in the spirit

a break from the ordinary

hope you enjoy my son’s quartet while I take a little photo break busy cleaning and hauling out holiday decorations today trying to get in the spirit!


Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent. ~Victor Hugo   along with the bustle of the  holidays the next few months will be filled with music for us many upcoming concerts to look forward to while music is a big part of our life year-round I especially enjoy the peace it brings during this often chaotic…