Tag: film

Where does my garbage go? A grim reality.

Before Amsterdam, I lived in Tampa, FL, very close to the Gulf of Mexico. Every time we would go to the beach, Subway sandwiches under arm, we knew that the hundreds of shore birds would be eager to meet us.  Though they were a nuisance when we were trying to eat our food, I am glad that we were leaving behind some bread crumbs, or a…

Connections and the year of the MOOC

Have you ever had one of those weeks when you felt particularly whole, grounded, and connected to the world? You feel that everything in the universe is perfectly aligned to convey a certain message to you. It’s a cozy, personal, intimate feeling.  Last week I also experienced this peace and connectivity… It started when hubby and I saw the new Tom Hanks…