Hosted by Kimberly Kennedy Davis
This was the very first meeting of the book club. I was part of other book clubs that were intown, etc… and found that I yearned to be more connected to my neighbors, thus…. HCPBC was formed!!! And can I tell you, as I sit here writing this (Feb of 2009), I am so glad we formed this group of lovely ladies. So…onto our first reading selection.
Met at the Academy Grill on Virginia Ave, College Park
This was an excellent journey into the life of one of my favorite figures in architect, Frank Lloyd Wright. Although fiction, it is taken from his lover/mate’s diary and people who surrounded the couple.
It was a love story, but also a glimpse into the egotistical mind and behavior of a great man.
I found this interesting clip of Wright on youtube.com
Falling Waters is one of his most famous works.
Imperial Hotel, Japan
Oak Park, Ill.
The Robie House
And, an article about Frank and Mahmah in the New York Times: