My Inspiration

Boy With the Red Balloon

1. Old French movies like ‘Breathless’ and ‘The Boy With the Red Balloon’. Newer ones like ‘Amelie’ and ‘La Vie en Rose’

2. My grandfather’s classical albums.

3. 1970’s soukous from Zaiko Langa Langa to Papa Wemba to Mbilia Bel

4. 1980’s Kassav’ and Tabou Combo

5. My bilingual and multicultural education at PS 189 in Brooklyn

6. Looking at the ocean outside my window living in Far Rockaway

7. Looking at the mountains on our deck in Rockland County

8. Brooklyn old and new

9. Books- novels, travel memoirs, comic books, recipe books, e-books, etc..

10. My family and friends



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