Storytelling

The power of word ‘YES’

There are a few versions of the story of how John Lennon met Yoko Ono, but the most interesting and probably the only true one is the story that they’ve been connected over the word ‘YES’. According to this story, they met each other on November 7th in 1966 at the Indica Gallery in London […]

Las Vegas – the city of deception

I traveled to Las Vegas just to escape from Chicago. The saddest winter of my life was behind me and the idea of removing myself from the Windy City for two days sounded like a good plan. Besides, I already bought a ticket for the huge fashion show two months ago, so I was ready […]

Doktor za džez – Dimitrije Vasiljević, kompozitor i pijanista

Dimitrije Vasiljević, kompozitor i pijanista iz Beograda koji godinama živi i radi u Njujorku, nedavno je doktorirao na Ilinoj Univerzitetu u Urbana-Champaignu na temu ‘Kontrapunkt u džez klaviru’ i tako postao prvi doktor džez klavira iz Srbije. On kaže da je kontrapunkt relativno neistražena i nova tehnika u džez klaviru o kojoj nije puno pisano, […]

Ilija Šaula: Umetnost mudrog razgovora

Ilija Šaula na jednom od književnih nastupa Posle pet knjga poezije, Ilija Šaula, pisac, humanista i investitor iz FiIaldefije objavio je nedavno prvu knjigu proze i nazvao je ‘Bulevar svetlosti – promisli o životu’. Ova knjiga je himna optimizmu, svetlosti, dobroti i svim ljudskim vrednostima  koje uvek uspeju da budu jače od mraka i svih […]

Anger

Prometheus is bringing fire to mankind, statue, Rockefeller Center, NYC Wise words of wisdom from Greek mythology: ‘For when the gods truly wish to destroy a man they first make him angry. From a position of anger he can be swayed towards all things. He can be made to act dishonorably for the sake of […]

Dusan Vranic, sommelier: ‘A magic land of wine’

~ Milica Puric ~ Dusan Vranic has one of the most rare and unusual jobs. He is a sommelier — a wine connoisseur, taster and “describer” who sells wines to the guests in expensive luxury American restaurants. The word “sommelier” came from French and means connoisseur and wine taster. This profession brings Dusan Vranic into […]

New York, New York

Times Square – thousands of people at 10 am ~ Milica Puric ~ Even before I saw New York I was intrigued by this city. I have heard so many stories about it, listened to so many songs, seen so many movies and series, read so many books about it… I knew I have to […]

Dobrila Pintar – master of glass jewelry and sculptures

Artist Dobrila Pintar never gave up on her dreams. As an economist she was working for years in banks and small, boring offices which suffocated her, while all the time she was striving for art where her innate creativity could be express. Her enthusiasm, determination and persistence paid off and today she is  respected American […]

Country singer Stefani Rose about her life and music

Country singer Stefani Rose started to sing even before she started to talk. Her first audience were her dolls, and later they got replaced by people from her dad’s diving club, people in the Serbian church in Arizona, children in a theater, beauty pageants and commercials. Stefani Rose was born in Las Vegas. She moved […]