Shirley Horn – Here’s To Life (Verve Records 1992)

Here’s to Life is a 1992 studio album by Shirley Horn, arranged by Johnny Mandel. Shirley Valerie Horn (May 1, 1934 — October 20, 2005) was an American jazz singer and pianist. Horn collaborated with many jazz greats including Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Toots Thielemans, Ron Carter, Carmen McRae, Wynton Marsalis and others.… Continues

If You Think COVID-19 Is No Big Deal, Let Me Tell You About Another Virus That Almost Killed Me

by Kate Mazzarella | The Mighty

The author laying in a hospital bed with her mom standing next to her. Her mom is wearing a face mask.

When news of COVID-19 infections spreading across China began to fill my newsfeed, I was brought back to my hospitalization with a viral infection in Hong Kong in 2015.… Continues