B.Michael kept Ron close to his heart and made sure to get to Philadelphia for visits. The photos below, taken by Ron’s friend Nicklas, may have been taken on the occasion of Ron obtaining his Master of Fine Arts.
Read B.Michael’s poem written for Ron in 1989.
B.Michael visited with partner John, who had lived in Italy during college and maintained close friendships, together with dear friends John and Haftan. (Scroll to photos entitled “Italy, 1995” here.)
Their ten-day sojourn, roughly outlined above, included landing in Venice/Venezia, passing through Bologna (the city where John had studied) on their way to Florence/Firenze and Pisa in the region of Tuscany/Toscana. Then to Rome/Roma, back to Bologna, with a hop to the Adriatic coast, before departing from Milan/Milano.