Daily Archives: 05/11/2012


(Community Matters) on the way to celebrate our niece’s (Hanah Tomlinson) graduation from high school in Paris, we decided on a few days of theater. Thursday: Misterman (matinee), then the preview of Austinite Lisa D’Amour’s  new play, Detroit. Friday: John Hodge’s Collaborators, and tonight: Tenet (the story about the revolutionary politics of telling the truth). This evening, after a 2 hour conference call – an MPR board meeting. Hate missing but we set date to coincide with Spring Fundraiser and  celebration for Marianne Stockebrand and I’d already committed to this trip.

We always have the best time traveling together

Top GOP Pollster On Gay Marriage

(Community Matters) Fascinating admonishment from a GOP pollster to the party – “advising Republican candidates to emphasize the conservative nature of gay marriage, to say how it encourages personal responsibility, commitment, stability and family values.”

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Waller Creek in Hemphill Park

(Community Matters) I happened to take a picture of Waller Creek in our neighborhood park the day we left. Last night, Micah King sent me a picture after yesterday’s rains