I recently read the book “They Made America: From the Steam Engine to the Search Engine” by Harold Evans, Gail Buckland, and David Lefer.  I am truly amazed at how much of our society has been created by so few people. Everything that we use today from electricity, communication equipment, oil, farm equipment, brassiere’s for more »

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I recently attended the Chapter Leadership Conference (CLC) for the American Society of Interior Designers (A.S.I.D.). I will be the Communications Director on the Board of the Los Angeles Chapter for two years starting in October, and went to learn what’s new in the area of communications for non-profits. Interestingly enough, it’s not terribly different more »

Amazing Grace

I had the pleasure of seeing the movie Amazing Grace this weekend. I was stunned by the story and the message! There are two aspects of this which I find compelling. The first is the fact that one person could have the virtue and courage to stand up to accepted practices of society in a more »


I recently read an article in the WSJ by Joel Kotkin titled “400,000,000”. That is the number the population in the United States of America is supposed to reach 2050. What’s significant about this figure is that this growth in inhabitants stands in stark contrast to the anticipated populations of many other nations including Germany, more »