Love Wins

Did you see the Facebook post by Frenchman Antoine Leiris after his wife Helene was killed in the attack on  the Bataclan nightclub in Paris?  What extraordinary strength, love and valor.  Some media outlets shortened his post to omit that his wife’s spirit visited him just before he wrote this.  Here is the full version…

Sorrow

Flying home to New York tomorrow.  I left Paris first thing Saturday morning. A kindly taxi manager who owed me a favor, kept his promise and sent a car for me. Then I got a train to Rouen to stay with an old school friend Veronique and her partner Catherine. I slept 13 hours on…

Tonight in Paris

  Dear loved ones, thank you for all your sweet messages and calls. I am safe.  I feel incredibly grateful for your love and wishes. I have been here in Paris most of the week for work and I’ve been so happy adventuring around one of my favorite cities. But the Eiffel Tower is dark…

To Love

Lovers from all over the globe have attached so many little padlocks to the bridges of Paris to symbolize their everlasting love that some bridges may be sagging under the weight. Some grumpy locals are petitioning to get the locks banned, but the city of love is refusing to remove them.  Here’s to love!