My Story About The Unique Art In The Background by @marcgrossberg #Art #artist #TommieSmith #GlennKaino

Updated May 31, 2020 Many people notice the art in the background of this photograph which features the chrysalis hanging on a dill stalk by a strand spun by a caterpillar. It is my fervent hope it will metamorphose into a swallowtail butterfly. The Art I went to Frieze London 2018, an annual spectacular art…

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What it Was Really Like to Have Polio by @mgrossbergauthor #polio #health #life

Diagnosis: Polio In the summer of 1953, when I was 12 and a half years old, I got pretty sick and had a very high fever. Our family doctor came to the house and the next thing I knew I was in an operating room. The last face I saw before my spinal tap was…

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The Story of the HinJew Drink from The Best People by @marcgrossberg #HinJew #drink #TheBestPeople

One of the main characters in my new book, The Best People, is a very successful venture capitalist named V.J. Simon, who is half-Jewish and half-Indian. In the book, V.J. frequents Eleganté, the finest restaurant in Houston where “The Best People” hang out. His favorite drink is called the HinJew, which is half-Bombay Sapphire gin,…

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