An Open Letter to Memories Pizza

An Open Letter to Memories Pizza

Let's rewrite the ending of the Memories Pizza saga, shall we? I know what you're thinking: "Will, why are you being nice to folks who openly showed discrimination to people just like you?" Because we should ALL be talking to each other, even those we don't agree with. My independent nature isn't just a streak—it makes me [...]

Not Just ‘Pizza for Good’—#PizzaforAll

Not Just ‘Pizza for Good’—#PizzaforAll

https://youtu.be/9ZkHcTR8SC4 There are many things in this life that bring us together. Music is one, pizza another. Baseball sometimes. Oh and also, puppies. Dividing lines in America, though, are still brightly lit and sometimes they surprise even this jaded New Yorker. Take for example the recent dustup over Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Depending on whom [...]

Leonard Nimoy, aka Mister Spock (1931 – 2015)

Leonard Nimoy, aka Mister Spock (1931 – 2015)

As a kid I would pretend I was asleep... but instead I'd turn on my teeny B&W TV to watch episodes of Star Trek—and Spock was a big reason why. "Trek" is one of the last science-fiction series and franchises to actually tell stories, and meaningful ones, that still resonate today. Nimoy was also a celebrated and accomplished [...]

2014’s December to Remember

2014’s December to Remember

When ARTvision Atlanta debuted in December in 2011 as a stand-alone event, it meant that Pizza for Good, art sales and general fund-raising stretched out the entire month. And in 2014, we had many exciting milestones and happy syncronicities of which we're very proud. 1 Dec. 2014 We started the month as we've always done, commemorating World AIDS [...]

[VIDEO] Happy Thanksgiving from Will & ‘Pizza for Good’

As we enter the 2014 holiday home-stretch, just a quick note to let you know how much I appreciate the followers of the Pizza for Good book blog... past, present and future! Here are a few pieces of video candy for you to enjoy in the days leading up to Thanksgiving: "There's a joy in reaching [...]