Day: June 24, 2015

Reflections: Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer’s Day? – Poem by William Shakespeare

June 2015 Hello! Summer has officially arrived. For the three months of June, July, and August, Reflections will have poems about Summer. Let’s start with William Shakespeare……   Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer’s Day? – Poem by William Shakespeare Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate. Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer’s lease hath all too short a date. Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines, And often is his gold complexion dimmed; And every fair from fair sometime declines, By chance, or nature’s changing course untrimmed. But thy eternal summer shall not fade Nor lose possession of that fair thou ow’st; Nor shall death brag thou wand’rest in his shade, When in eternal lines to time thou grow’st, So long as men can breathe or eyes can see, So long lives this, and this gives life to thee. featured image unknown Advertisements

Artscene Stuff: Art Aspen & Santa Fe 2015

June 24, 2015 Good Morning! Just two things I need to share with you. This post is pretty much short, but with fair information, so let’s get started….. 6TH ANNUAL ART ASPEN August 13 – 16, 2015 Aspen Peak’s Sneak Peek benefitting the Paepcke Gallery at Aspen Institute – August 13 Aspen Ice Garden, Aspen, CO / http://www.art-aspen.com Media Partner       ART SANTA FE 2015 International Contemporary Art Fair July 9 – 12, 2015 Santa Fe Convention Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico Opening Night Gala / Thursday, July 9, 5pm – 8pm Friday, July 10, 11am – 6pm / Saturday, July 11, 11am – 6pm / Sunday, July 12, 11am – 6pm All tickets available at the Lensic Box Office 505.988.1234 Art Santa Fe finished in the top four in USA Today’s Reader’s Choice Poll for the Ten Best Art Fairs & Festivals in the USA Saturday, July 11 / Art Santa Fe Presents Keynote Speaker Don Bacigalupi Founding President of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, Chicago, Illinois; “Building the 21st Century …