Archive for December, 2017

The Tiniest Christmas Tree

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A window box in the West Village, New York City.

Jack Boucher, Historic American Buildings Survey Photographer

Friday, December 22nd, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I found these extraordinarily beautiful photographs of some of the remaining 19th century buildings on Roosevelt Island and I wondered who took them. Turns out it was a man named Jack Boucher, who died in 2012. Once again ...

Yesterday Was No Fun for Me

Thursday, December 21st, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

I was just about to leave to take my customary holiday walk down 5th Avenue to take pictures of all the decorations when I stubbed my toe on a chair. It hurt like hell, but I expected the pain to ...

Matt Taibbi Update

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

I updated my original post, but I wanted to make sure this revelation wasn't missed. A few days ago I posted in response to a what seemed like a very damning Washington Post article about Matt Taibbi. But I just ...

The Beginning of the end of high heels?

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I loved this article in the Times about high heels. I stopped wearing heels decades ago, after falling in them repeatedly and tearing the ligaments in my foot. I also hated not being able to run if needed, which the article ...