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A Few Words…

…that I saw while walking around New York as I normally do. I do not remember what part of town I was in when I saw this street sign. I do, however, remember that it made me stop.  

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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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New York Secrets: The Rooftop of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

You can live your life in New York and still not discover all the little nooks that make the city so interesting. My latest discovery: the rooftop of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. It’s free (or, included with the “by donation” museum entry), it’s artsy (look at these table sculptures) and it has one of… Read more »

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A Question of Faces

  Not every question can be answered by Google. One such question is why these doodled faces are showing up in some of Manahttan’s most random places. I’ve seen at least three now.

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Subway Artists

  I was taking the L train to work this morning when I noticed this young man quietly drawing in a notebook. Among the crowded train and the grumpy morning passengers, this very brief moment of artistry sure made me smile.