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Dogs (And Their Owners)

Sometimes I realize what a plebe I am. I will, for example, never sit in the middle of Central Park with my four pure-bred dogs while an artist painstakingly captures the moment in a painting. I don’t know whether this is a rich person thing or a dog lover thing or simply a “weird people”… Read more »

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Hammers and Matryoshka Dolls

  New days, new very weird discoveries. I was walking around Chelsea this afternoon when I came across a hardware store that sold rows and rows of Russian matryoshka dolls… And offering them on sale, at that! I want to say something about the entire thing being a symbol of the current state of the… Read more »

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Weekly Internet-ing: Sparkly People, Links, and Things

Weeks pass, you feel little change and then suddenly wake up and realize that half the year is nearly over. I’m not quite sure what day the cold spring turned into a warm summer but, suddenly, I’m installing an air conditioner and reaching for ice cubes in my drinks. In any case, my latest list… Read more »

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Life Updates (Or Lack Thereof)

I feel like I have been really dropping the ball lately. Eating greasy foods, not going to the gym as much and certainly not putting as much energy into this blog that I would like. I kind of feel like I should justify myself (um, I had visitors and spent all my free time after work hours wandering… Read more »

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Just Your Average (New York) Day

Washington Square Park has its fair share of extraordinary characters. This Sunday, one of them went straight for the fountain.