sky-t-tray ABCs

An Incomplete INDEX
of Archived Posts
for sky-t-tray

A
* A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway….in Hemingway For Better & Worse
* Fleur Adcock poem...in Pi & Croissants
* Louisa May Alcott…..in A Scribbbling Suit
* Anna Akhmatova….in Heart’s Memory
* Anne Shirley’s education….in “Anne Goes to College”
* Antarctica.…in Wandering the West
* 3 Archetypes of Male Suitors….in “Threepence
* Archimedes….in “Siracusa”
* Arizona Road Trip.…in Wandering the West
* Armed Service Edition books…..in “100 Years From Now”
* Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers…… in “In Tune with the Times
* Audiobook fans……see footnotes in “A Sense of Place”
* A John J. Audubon hand-colored print….in “Twofold View” 
* Jane Austen……in “Chawton”
* Mary Austin…..in “A Sense of Place”

B
* Baby deliveries…..in “Doctor Poet”
* Johann Sebastian Bach…in “Well-Tempered Bach”
* Baltimore Museum of Artin Miles to Go
* Baseball vs. Science……see footnotes in Delighting in Details
* Bats!…… in Big Moons & Small Planets
* Sylvia Beach…..in “For the Love of Books”
* “Beauty is Frightening”……in Heart’s Memory
* Vanessa Bell’s painting…in Woolf on War
* Visiting the Beguinage in Bruges….in “Bliss”
* Lake Berryessa Valley flooded….in “Holding Still”
* Favorite B&W movies…..in “Unafraid to Fall”
* Nellie Bly….in Newspaper Story
* The Bloomsbury Set in 1920s Londonin Woolf on War
* Bookshopping on 3 continents…..in “For the Love of Books”
* Botanical Poetry….in “Twofold View”
* Elizabeth Bowen…in “Obstinate Rememberers
* John Bowlby’s Theory….in “Attachment”
* Bowlby’s Theory in Literture….inMagic in her Words
* The Bridge of San Luis Rey….in “The Bridge”
* Brooklyn Bridge…in “A Book a Day”
* Pieter Brueghel the Elder paintings…..in “Doctor Poet”
* Visiting Budapest…..in Belonging

C
* California family at the beach….in Heart’s Memory
* My candle burns at both ends….in “A Lovely Light”
* Lewis Carroll……in Dear Diary
* Cat on board….see footnotes in Wandering the West
* Cat on duty….see footnotes inHemingway For Better & Worse
* Cat with spite….in “Anne Goes to College”
* Anton Chekhov….in “Tenderness”
* The Cherry Orchard a play by Anton Chekhov….in “Tenderness”
* A Child’s Garden of Verses…..in “Treasure”
* Why read Classic Novels?…in “Walt”
* Coatimundi sighting!…….see footnotes in A Point of Pride
* Coming-of-Age stories.....in “A Book a Day”
* Cone Collection in Baltimore ……in Miles to Go
* Conformity…...in Kicking Over the Traces
* Corn Genetics ….in Delighting in Details
* Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner…..in Invited In
* George Cukor…..see footnotes in “Unafraid to Fall”

D
* Babette Deutsch….in “Rules for Rhymes”
* The ‘Demon bowler’ of cricket….see footnotes inWoolf on War
* Emily Dickinson…in Selects Her Own
* Dictionary Day!…in “The Right Word”
* Annie Dillard….in “Concealed Mystery”
* A bit about Downton Abbey….in “Threepence
* Driving Each Other Crazy……in Wandering the West
* Duels…….in A Point of Pride
* Dumbledore Quotes…..inMagic in her Words

E
* Duke Ellington….in Jazz & Cocktails
* An Emergency Landing….in “Escape to Italy”
* Environmental Vegetarianism……in Big Moons & Small Planets
* Nora Ephron……in The Director’s to Blame
* Eugene Onegin by Pushkin, in various translations.in A Point of Pride

F
* My Family’s Farm in Northern Michigan…..in “A Sense of Place”
* My Family’s Farm in Southern Illinois….in “Holding Still”
* Farm Security Administration (FSA) photography….in “Holding Still”
* Favorite Female Directors……in The Director’s to Blame
* Dorothy Fields…… in In Tune with the Times
* Fines for Speeding….see footnotes inMagic in her Words
* Carrie Fisher dances with her stepson….in “The News I Need”
* Ella Fitzgerald…..in Jazz & Cocktails
* F Scott Fitzgerald…..in “100 Years From Now”
* Francie Nolan’s library…..in “A Book a Day”
* Flamenco Dancing……in Belonging
* Foggy San Francisco…in “Leaving Home”
* Best friends….in Invited In
* poems by Robert Frost……in Miles to Go
* a poem about Robert Frost..in “Rules for Rhymes”
* Frozen in Polar Ice……in Wandering the West

G
* A Game of 5 Words……in The Director’s to Blame
* Gap Year.….in “Leaving Home”
* The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield….in “Bliss”
* Erroll Garner…in “Neighborhood Power”
* Elizabeth Gaskell….in “Escape to Italy”
* Martha Gellhorn……in “Letter Writing”
* Gossip at the Post Office…..in “Anne Goes to College”
* Cary Grant……in The Silver Screen
* Our Grandma Debbie…..in “Reinvention”
* The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald…..in “100 Years From Now”
* The Greatest Showmanin The Silver Screen
* Visiting Greece….in “Fragments”
* A Greek Chorus likes my dialogin Happy Half Year!
* Greek Temples….in “Siracusa”
* The Green Belt Movement……in “To Plant A Tree
* Greenwich Village, NYC….in “A Lovely Light”
* Grumpy old men…..in Invited In
* Guns & Diamonds…..in “Tenderness”

H
* Haiku by me about koi.in Art Out
* Haiku by me about desert crittersin “Twofold View”
* Oscar Hammerstein II, as Broadway producer……in In Tune with the Times
* Oscar Hammerstein II, as lyricist…in A Voice and a Silence
* Visiting Hampshire, England…..in “Chawton”
* Lorraine Hansberry….in “One Concrete Thing”
* Photography by Steve Hardesty….in “Dissolving Boundaries
* Photography by Steve Hardesty also….in “Big Moons & Small Planets”
* Thomas Hardy.. ..in “Threepence
* Harlem Renaissance and music...in Jazz & Cocktails
* Harlem Renaissance and poetry……in Belonging
* Ernst Hemingway….in Hemingway For Better & Worse
* Katharine Hepburn……in “Unafraid to Fall”
* The Herbarium of Emily Dickinson..in Selects Her Own
* My Herbarium of California Wildflowers…in “To Plant A Tree
* Hip Hop Music….in “Rules for Rhymes”
* Hope is a thing with feathers….in Selects Her Own
* A. E. Housman……in Fear of Poetry
* Langston Hughes…….in Belonging

I
* If Not, Winter, a book of translations by Anne Carson….in “Fragments”
* I Wonder As I Wander by Langston Hughes..in Belonging
* Insects, gruesome…..in “Concealed Mystery
* Io, the Most Volcanic Moon……in Big Moons & Small Planets
* Visiting Ireland….in “Obstinate Rememberers
* Irresponsible drinking….in Hemingway For Better & Worse
* Visiting Italy….in “Escape to Italy”

J
* Japanese-American tragedy….in “Holding Still”
* Jazz Greats Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington…..in Jazz & Cocktails
* Jazz Great Erroll Garner….in “Neighborhood Power”
* A Tenacious Jeffrey Pine Tree….in “The News I Need”
* Jo March as inspiration…..in “A Scribbling Suit”
* Joan of Arc & Contrariness…in “Laughing & Crying”
* Joan of Arc & Mark Twain……in January 6
* Joan of Arc & my mother... in “Momisms”
* Joan of Arc & my grandfather…..in Dear Folks at Home
* My journal entries: age 9 – 17 ……in Dear Diary
* My journal entries: in Orléans 1989in Pi & Croissants
* My journal entries: in New Zealand 1999-2004….in Half a World Away
* My journal entries: in New Zealand April 1999…..in In Tune with the Times
* My journal entries: in New Zealand April 2000in Sometimes Alone
* Jumping genes….in Delighting in Details

K
* Katniss Everdeen’s namesake..…see footnotes in “Threepence
* Barbara Kingsolver….in “Twofold View”
* Kröller-Müller Museum ….in Glorious Yellow Suns

L
* Lady-in-waiting to an Empress....in Art Out
* Dorothea Lange….in “Holding Still”
* Hedy Lamarr……..in “Reinvention”
* Frances Moore Lappé…… in Big Moons & Small Planets
* Leaves of Grass by Whitman.in “Walt”
* Líadan, an Irish band….in“Obstinate Rememberers..
* Loitering with Intent by Muriel Spark……in Time Off
* Losing a poetry contest….in “A Lovely Light”
* Lost Love Letters found…..in “Letter Writing”

M
* Wangari Maathai…..in “To Plant A Tree
* Katherine Mansfield….in “Bliss”
* Beryl Markham….in “Aviatrix”
* Ngaio Marsh….in Half a World Away
* Groucho Marx & Igor Stravinsky….see footnotes in “Unafraid to Fall”
* Daphne du Maurier.in Manderley
* Barbara McClintock….in Delighting in Details
* Herman Melville….in “The Whale”

* Metaphors and their power.in Manderley
* Edna St Vincent Millay….in “A Lovely Light”
* Misty by Erroll Garner….in “Neighborhood Power”
* Moby Dick the novel….in “The Whale”
* My Mom……in January 6
* My Mom in her own words….in “Laughing & Crying”
* My Mom again….in “Momisms”
* L. M. Montgomery….in “Anne Goes to College”
* Moon River sung by Audrey Hepburnin Big Moons & Small Planets
* Michigan…..in “A Sense of Place”
* Musée de Montmartre……in Pi & Croissants

N
* New beginnings in a new place….in Glorious Yellow Suns
* Newspapers and the importance of journalists….in Newspaper Story
* New Zealand….in Half a World Away
* Marni Nixon…in A Voice and a Silence

O
* Old Movies starring Cary Grant……in The Silver Screen
* Old Movies starring Katharine Hepburnin “Unafraid to Fall”
* Our Town a play by Thornton Wilder….in “The Bridge”

P
* Parenting workshops….in “Attachment”
* Visiting Paris……in Pi & Croissants
* Paris Bookshop circa 1920s…..in “For the Love of Books”
* Pi Day! and Archimedes….in “Siracusa”
* Pi Day! in song……in Pi & Croissants
* Piano Concerto, Op. 7 by Clara Schumann..in “Discord & Devotion
* The Pillow Book of Sei Shōnagon….in Art Out
* Pirates!…..in “Treasure”
* Suzanne Pittson, jazz vocalist & educator….in “Neighborhood Power”
* Pittsburgh’s Crawford Grill….in “Neighborhood Power”
* The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver…in “Twofold View”
* Cole Porter wins a bet….see footnotes in In Tune with the Times
* Visiting Prince Edward Island….in “Anne Goes to College”
* Prosody….in “Rules for Rhymes”
* Psychobabble….in Delighting in Details
* Puppies in Austen novels…in “The Right Word”
* Alexander Pushkin…….in A Point of Pride

Q
* Quitting on a high note…..in “Concealed Mystery”
* Quiz about Astronomy……in Big Moons & Small Planets
* Quiz about Songwriters…in A Voice and a Silence
* Quiz about Poetry…..in “Doctor Poet”

R
* Radical Self-Care……in Time Off
* Rain at Night and other jazz poems by KJH…..in Jazz & Cocktails
* A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry.....in “One Concrete Thing”
* Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier.in Manderley
* A recipe for Torte à la Wiecksee footnotes in “Discord & Devotion
* The Red Wheelbarrow by William Carlos Williams..in “Doctor Poet”
* Re-reading old books…..in “The Whale”
* Norman Rockwell painting…..in “A Scribbling Suit”
* Rich & Poor…..in “100 Years From Now”
* Rodin Sculpture Garden……in Pi & Croissants
* Roget’s Thesaurus gets trendy….in “The Right Word”
* Ginger Rogers & Fred Astaire…… in In Tune with the Times
* Roman Adventuring….in “Escape to Italy”
* J. K. Rowling….inMagic in her Words
* Rumi…..in “Dissolving Boundaries

S
* Saguaro Cactus Fruit…….in A Point of Pride
* Santa Rita Mountains, a poem by KJH .….. in Sometimes Alone
* Sappho…..in “Fragments”
* May Sarton.in “Solitude”
* Clara Schumann….in “Discord & Devotion
* The Seagull a play by Anton Chekhov….in “Tenderness”
* Seed Libraries of native plants .in A Point of Pride
* Ernest Shackleton.…in Wandering the West
* Shakespeare and Company, Paris…..in “For the Love of Books”
* My many siblings…….in “Unafraid to Fall”
* Visiting Sicily….in “Siracusa”
* Visiting Singapore…..in Art Out
* Paul Simon….in “The News I Need”
* Sisterly Shenanigans, circa 1940s..in “The Right Word”
* Six Month Celebration……in Happy Half Year!
* Six Principles of Storytelling...in “Tenderness”
* Grace Slick’s lyrics……in “The News I Need”
* Who made Smartphones possible?…..in “Reinvention”
* Betty Smith….in “A Book a Day”
* Solitude…… in Sometimes Alone
* Visiting South Africa…in “Aviatrix”
* Muriel Spark……in Time Off
* Wallace Stegner…..in Invited In
* Robert Louis Stevenson….in “Treasure”
* The 1940 U.S. Supreme Court on housing segregation…..in “One Concrete Thing”

T
* Ten Minutes Ago, by Rogers & Hammerstein…in A Voice and a Silence
* Thestrals…..inMagic in her Words
* Third Culture Kids….in “Aviatrix”
* A 20+ year Time Capsule……in “Letter Writing”
* Traveling without a chaperon—gasp!….in Newspaper Story
* Tucson’s Food Award …….in A Point of Pride
* Mark Twain……in January 6

U
* Ulysses publisher…..in “For the Love of Books”
* Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov….in “Tenderness”
* U.S. Congressional Record from 1875..see footnotes inMagic in her Words

V
* Suzanne Valadon……in Pi & Croissants
* Vincent Van Gogh….in Glorious Yellow Suns
* Vanya on 42nd Street, a very good movie….in “Tenderness”
* Vespers a poem by KJH…..in Time Off
* Visiting my hometown…..in “A Sense of Place”
* Visiting Vienna….in “Discord & Devotion

W
* War: American Civil War and Nursing…..in “A Scribbling Suit”
* War: Ireland in WW1 and WW2….in “Obstinate Rememberers
* War: WW1 and billeting….in “Solitude”
* War: WW1 and horsesin “Momisms”
* War: WW1 and shell-shockin Woolf on War
* War: WW2 and books for troops…in “100 Years From Now”
* War: WW2 and Japanese-American Internment….in “Holding Still”
* War: WW2 and Normandy……in “Letter Writing”
* War: WW2 and Torpedo Technology….in “Reinvention”
* Noah Webster…..in “The Right Word”
* Jessamyn West…..in Sometimes Alone
* Edith Wharton…...in Kicking Over the Traces
* What I Learned from the Movies, a poem by KJHin The Silver Screen
* Walt Whitman……..in “Walt”
* William Carlos Williams……in “Doctor Poet”
* Thornton Wilder….in “The Bridge”
* Jeanette Winterson……in Woolf on War
* Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell….in “Escape to Italy”
* Virginia Woolf….in Woolf on War
* Writer’s Retreat in Arizona…….see footnotes in A Point of Pride
* Writer’s Retreat in New Zealandin Sometimes Alone

X
* Xenophiles….in Pi & Croissants

Y
* Yawping about Cherry Blooms……in Fear of Poetry
* Yosemite National Park……in “The News I Need”
* To Be Young, Gifted, and Black by Nina Simone.....in “One Concrete Thing”
* Ovidia Yu….in Art Out

Z
…okay. Got zilch for Z. But here’s a pony!…...in Kicking Over the Traces


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