2017 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Drum Dream Girl

2017 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Drum Dream Girl

Long ago in Cuba, young Millo dreamed of becoming a drummer. But women on the island were not allowed to play drums so she had to keep drumming and dreaming alone. It’s a girl power story about perseverance and breaking barriers. It was so exciting to see my...
Hope and the Playground of Possibility

Hope and the Playground of Possibility

How do we empower neighborhoods to come together and solve the challenges they face? Thanks to Mel Schuit for the opportunity to talk about the power of art to transform communities. Please check out the entire article at ALL THE WONDERS OF, BOOKS here.  As the year...
Wonder as you Wander

Wonder as you Wander

As the year winds down I’ve been thinking about wandering. Last month our family drove up the Northern California coastline discovering secluded beaches, taking in the remarkable power of nature. When my son Santiago found this stretch of sand, he threw off his...