1. marianne ross
    marianne ross July 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm | | Reply

    another classic piece, erica, about one of the classiest people, clare dolan, and institutions, the mel.
    sadly this program is the closest i am going to get to the new exhibit, but it is so rich in poetry and humanism it will help feed me for this stay-at-home summer.

  2. jeanne
    jeanne July 27, 2020 at 8:33 am | | Reply

    Wow! the whole thing is interesting but that moment when after talking about the swing Clare sits on it and we hear the beams creak… We were in a museum but suddenly a whole mighty barn-cathedral appears. Beautiful! Looking for a specific ear-beauty word here, can’t find it.

  3. Laurie King
    Laurie King July 29, 2020 at 10:59 am | | Reply

    This was a treasure to listen to! So touching, honest and insightful on so many levels. Thank you.

  4. Thomas
    Thomas August 14, 2020 at 5:38 pm | | Reply

    Hi Erica—

    Clare speaks with a professional’s eloquent authority about the challenges of nursing, and with an artist’s visionary eloquence about the meaningful intricacies of knots—and you weave these two seeming disparities together with an ultimate authoritative artistic vision. What a work of art this is!

    Becalmed with awe,


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