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Notes from London: Part Three

| December 29, 2009

Ye Know Not What Ye Ask! By Teri Ong While we have been away, I am sure that Congress has been working hard on “the health care crisis.” Just before we came over, the Senate had cleared the way for debate on some version of a national health care plan. While we have been in […]

Notes from London: Part Two

| December 21, 2009

Books and Covers by Teri Ong London is a very old city, and for some time it has been one of the most populous in the world. The housing is antiquated and very dense. Rows of houses will sometimes have strange gaps in them that look like the smile of Irish hurling teams– that is […]

Notes from London: Part One

| December 14, 2009

Global Perspectives by Teri Ong I haven’t had ten minutes for writing in the past three weeks. The week before Thanksgiving was taken up in a whirlwind of rehearsals, final classes, concerts and last music lessons of our “term.” Then there was a day of laundry and packing, the Lord’s Day, and an early Thanksgiving […]