Here’s how this week’s arts and culture column begins:
One perk of creative writing is that over time, if you’re lucky, you gather a far-flung, richly varied group of friends.
Many years ago, for example, I met Stefany Ann Golberg (better known as Shuffy) and Morgan Meis, a married couple who write, teach, and travel widely: Sri Lanka, Bulgaria, Honduras, LA, Italy, India, South Tyrol.
Morgan, an art theorist and critic, is working on the third of a trilogy of books, each centered upon a single painting.
Shuffy, also a multimedia artist and filmmaker, has published two books of creative nonfiction.
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