• Tickled Ivories and the Wisdom of Pearls

    Tickled Ivories and the Wisdom of Pearls

    Sometimes when you think you’re part of the show, you actually end up spending some time in the audience. When you’re in the middle of performing and you get surprised by something that captures your eye that when things get real—and good. I recently had the unique pleasure to visit with a group of ...

  • This Side

    This Side

    Todd Mrozinski and Nina Bednarksi unveiled the delicious paintings that make up the Infinite Landscapes show in the Pfister’s Pop Up Gallery as their contribution to Gallery Night and Day last night. This story was inspired by their artistry and the alchemy of their talented eyes and I read it before a ...

  • Thanks for Keeping it Classy Northwestern Mutual Life

    Thanks for Keeping it Classy Northwestern Mutual Life

    Northwestern Mutual Life…you folks really know how to keep it classy. Well done. Very well done. I have so many nice thoughts from visitors I encountered who were in town for your recent annual conference. You do the city proud, and your glorious presence as a part of the heartbeat of the Pfister for...

  • Nobody Ever Writes About the Travel Writer, so I’m Writing About the Travel Writer

    Nobody Ever Writes About the Travel Writer, so I’m Writing About the Travel Writer

    One of the great joys I have as a writer is to meet other writers. Typically a writer meet up is filled with quotable quips, hair-pin turns of phrases, and good humored word-wise one-upmanship. It’s the literary equivalent of dogs sniffing one another’s behinds. So like a happy, fluffy puppy, I was...

  • A Few Words for the Milwaukee Lion from the Pfister Lion

    A Few Words for the Milwaukee Lion from the Pfister Lion

    BREAKING NEWS: The Pfister Lion has released this statement in response to recent reports of Milwaukee citizens sighting what has been dubbed The Milwaukee Lion. Dear Sir, How dare you! How dare you, I say! This temerity must end, and it must end now! Your audacious behavior, now, during Milwau...

  • All Eyes on Couple Number One

    All Eyes on Couple Number One

    It is a crowded night at Blu. The room is full of stylish couples and solo swells who have all come to get their drink on. It’s a smart choice for cocktailing when there is such a delectable selection of boozy elixirs available 23 floors above ground level and great live music filling the room. There...

The Current Narrator - Jonathan West

The Current Artist - Todd Mrozinski

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