Notes on a Visit to Savannah, Georgia

  Hakim Rahsul and I stood in a poorly-lit cobblestone alley off River Street in Savannah, Georgia. The tenor saxophonist had just finished a set at the Bayou Café & Read More …

The Haunted Pubs of Savannah

    Savannah, Georgia, has no shortage of ghost stories. With its reputation as “the most haunted city in America,” Savannah lures those intrigued by the paranormal. It only made Read More …

A Meeting of Minds at the SCAD Film Fest

When creative people at the peaks of their professional careers have something to say, I listen. My recent attendance at the SCAD Savannah Film Festival was a great learning experience. Read More …

Visiting Cezanne in Aix-en-Provence

Artist Paul Cezanne (1839-1906) will forever be associated with Aix-en-Provence, a charming university town of 145,000 people, 20 miles north of Marseille. The renowned post-impressionist painter was born and raised Read More …

Exploring the Safe, New Marseille

The city of Marseille has intrigued me since 1971, when I first ventured to France’s Mediterranean coast. Coincidentally, it was the same year that The French Connection was released. William Read More …