Barefoot and bewitching, jazz genius Paolo Fresu surprised, seduced, and disported from the first note to the last. On the 20th of … Continue reading Village Life — Paolo Fresu — A Balletic Triumph for Trumpet and Flugelhorn — Part 4
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It is odorless, tasteless, and colorless, but it can kill productivity, motivation, and performance faster than carbon monoxide. Cal Newport, … Continue reading DISTRACTION! — BRAIN-TRAIN Tips to Keep You Focused!
Puerto Rico was a welcome surprise, surpassing all my expectations and sliding past even Hawaii as my favorite warm water … Continue reading Four Great Reasons to Fly Off to Puerto Rico