Month: May 2021

Veruselle and Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows, if you do not remember rushing home from school to watch it, you can find it on Netflix.  Pay special attention to “The Old House”.  This was once home to a fabulously wealthy couple, that have faded from memories. Russell Fox Hopkins (1884 – 1919) came from a southern family that made a […]

Written by on May 25, 2021

Architects – A Legacy or an Eyesore

I was recently driving to Manhattan via New Jersey, ahead of me was the Manhattan skyline, what struck me were the recent additions to the skyline.  Dominating over some of the more interesting and familiar building silhouettes were the new, towering rectangles devoid of any noticeable features or colors of interest.  I am all about […]

Written by on May 3, 2021