Martini Talk

MARTINI TALK: Straight Up with Rod Kessler, professor and award winning writer

By |2019-08-13T07:05:05-04:00August 13th, 2019|Martini Talk, MARTINI TALK: Straight Up|

Using Martinis as a metaphor, we take an intimate look into the lives of extraordinary people. ROD KESSLER spent more than 30 years as a professor of English and Coordinator of the Creative Writing Program at Salem State University. His illustrious career includes being awarded the Annual Series Award of the Associated Writing Programs for his [...]

MARTINI TALK: Straight Up with Fitness Coach Lisa Wales

By |2019-07-30T07:09:01-04:00July 30th, 2019|Martini Talk, MARTINI TALK: Straight Up|

Using martinis as a metaphor, we take an intimate look into the lives of extraordinary people. Name:  Lisa P. Wales Profession:  Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer WORLD CUP SOCCER, FRANCE What stirs your passion? I love working with people to help them achieve their goals. Sometimes the goal is big: preparing for a knee replacement surgery, [...]

MARTINI TALK: Straight Up with Massimo Mongiardo

By |2019-04-25T13:14:06-04:00April 25th, 2019|Martini Talk, MARTINI TALK: Straight Up|

Name: Massimo Mongiardo Profession: NYC based artist and illustrator, with work ranging from murals to children's books. 1. What stirs your passion? Seeing art and then seeing things in real life that I’d like to make into art. Like, “I like that truck, that could be a cool drawing”. A lot of times I’ll like the [...]

MARTINI TALK: Straight Up with Madelyn Stella McKennan

By |2019-04-18T10:19:50-04:00April 18th, 2019|Martini Talk|

Using martinis as a metaphor, we take an intimate look into the lives of extraordinary people. Name:  Madelyn Stella McKennan Profession:  Family Nurse Practitioner and Retired LTC Army Nurse Corp Officer   What stirs your passion?   Getting pleasure from helping people and patients achieve healthy goals, ease suffering, and promote public health.  This includes promoting smoking [...]