Tag Archives: Robert Morris

The Knick

The first episode of the ten-part premium TV series, The Knick, is aired nationally tonight, directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Clive Owen as Dr. Thackery. It is a medical drama set in Manhattan in 1900. Considering a second series is … Continue reading

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A Tree for Hugging

If the Ancient Greeks ever had a deity for protecting the environment it was Artemis. She was a goddess of the forests and wilderness, a defender of the vulnerable who once hid in a chestnut tree from Zeus when he … Continue reading

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The Red Gods Call

When I fly out of JFK airport and can look out from a window seat I gaze at the empty marsh below instead of the Manhattan skyline after our wheels lift off runway 4L.  I’m thinking about Bob Morris, the … Continue reading

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