The Sad – and Happy – State of the Arts

The Sad – and Happy – State of the Arts by Elena Greco February 9, 2011  There’s a lot of talk about the sad state of the arts these days. There’s a lot of bemoaning the loss of government funding, the commercialism and cheapening of opera, and the lack of work for singers. All of this is certainly true. But…

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Review: Book–Learning to Eat Along the Way

BOOK REVIEW by Elena Greco LEARNING TO EAT ALONG THE WAY by Margaret Bendet Goodreads:  Learning to Eat Along the Way Amazon:  Learning to Eat Along the Way (paperback and Kindle) August 26, 2015 I recently wrote a review of a group of biographies I had read, and what came to mind while I was reading Bendet’s beautifully written book was how it…

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Why Fragrance Stinks

Why Fragrance Stinks by Elena Greco November 28, 2010 Fragrance can be a touchy issue. Some people seem to feel that wearing fragrance is a form of self-expression, one which others should have no say about. In addition, many people are simply not aware how much fragrance they emit from the personal care products they wear. Why does this matter?…

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