State Insect of New York: 9-Spotted Ladybug
The Field Notes County Fair edition. Our tribute to the 50 states.
"The day after Christmas, in 2012, I packed my rented Chevrolet Impala in New Orleans and drove five hours northwest to Shreveport. My plan was to spend a couple of days with Dr. Cuthbert Simpkins, Coltrane biographer and trauma surgeon." An Absolute Truth: On Writing a Life of Coltrane, by Sam Stephenson. Splendid. -jc.06.04.14 #
A post from the daily flow of linkage called Fresh Signals, at Coudal.com.