Havana group dinners

This is the first time I have traveled in a group in over thirty years. The Key West Literary Seminar group was so much fun and every night it was a pleasure to get to know a different person on the journey. Each person on the tour had an interesting story and it would have been nice to get to know people better in the future.

Dinner out always included live music. A good time was had by all. This is when our group started really coming together as a group!

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Dinner and dancing in Havana. All it took was the right combination of guests and music and the whole bar was up on their feet and dancing around the tables. One jewish song and two people visiting from Israel sparked two groups unknown to each other, from different parts of the world, to dance together.

Keri Pickett

Keri Pickett is an author, photographer and filmmaker telling the stories of life, family and community with intimacy, honesty and impact. Pickett is Producer, Director and Camera for the award-winning feature documentary film ‘The Fabulous Ice Age’, about the rise and fall of the great American touring ice shows and one man’s quest to save the history, available on Netflix and Amazon. Her short film, 'Steel // Spirit' premiered at MSPIFF and won certificate of excellence in India. Her award-winning books include Love in the 90s; BB and Jo, The Story of a Lifelong Love, A Granddaughter’s Portrait (Warner Books, 1995); Faeries; Visions, Voices & Pretty Dresses (Aperture, 2000); Saving Body & Soul, The Mission of Mary Jo Copeland (WaterBrook, 2004). The recipient of a Jerome and Minnesota State Arts Board grants, three McKnight Foundation Photography fellowships, a National Endowment for the Arts award, and a Bush Foundation Fellow, Pickett’s work is in the permanent collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston and the Minneapolis Institute of Art.