Georgia Court, owner of Bookstore1Sarasota, initiated a visit from U.S. Poet Laureate W.S. Merwin and poet Naomi Shihab Nye for a new weekend event called PoetryLife.
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Both being at a point in their lives in which they were ready to meet "Mr. or Mrs. Right," Dan and Courtney are happy to admit they met through eHarmony.
Alternating between electrifying and inspiring, 'It Ain't Nothin' But the Blues' was sheer pleasure.
Joseph McKenna playing the kazoo was a highlight of the Youth Orchestra Showcase program.