From Friday, March 28: Overheard at the new Treasure Island in Hyde Park: He: Oh, we forgot to get bagels.She (acidly): Then get them. I don’t think she was hissing about the bagels. Observed at the corner of 55th and … Continue reading →
Is this a preview of Valentine’s Day? I like how her left toes are curled. 🙂 … Continue reading →
Please don’t tell Hodge about this; he’ll want one, and all I can do is the green fleece caterpillar.
(After I wrote this, a friend took the following video on New Year’s Day, showing Hodge with his fleecy green friend.) Sunday morning I was walking around while brushing my teeth with my 10-year-old Sonicare, which sometimes aggravates Hodge (the … Continue reading →
I’m reading this story by Nathaniel Hawthorne, which is a dark tale of man’s dissatisfaction with the “imperfections” of Nature. Looking for it online, I found a page that references how Leon Kass, who’d been named to head the president’s … Continue reading →