Sketching on the Nile

During the summer of 2001, the crown prince of Nepal shot up his family, causing civil unrest in Kathmandu, and disrupting thousands of travellers to the small Himalayan kingdom. Including me. Forced to cancel my trip at the last minute,... Read More

12/07/2006

Einstein’s Love Letters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Albert Einstein had half a dozen girlfriends and told his wife they showered him with "unwanted" affection, according to letters released on Monday that shed light on his extra-marital affairs. The wild-haired Jewish-German scientist, renowned for his... Read More

12/07/2006

Illustrating Idyllwild

" I spent the weekend in Idyllwild, a small mountain community in Southern California. Each morning and evening, at our little rented cabin, I would sketch and paint in my watercolor moleskine. This is the morning version. (Evening version: replace... Read More

12/07/2006