Archive for February, 2018

Annihilation

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Yesterday I walked downtown along the Hudson River to see Annihilation, which was both good and bad. It was beautiful, and the sound effects were amazing (the best part I thought) but it wasn't enough for me emotionally. ...

Public Speaking is in my near future. A lot.

Sunday, February 25th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

My fabulous publicist at Algonquin Books is setting up lots of readings and events for my book, which I should start listing, and I've been working on presentations to get ready. At the moment I'm glad for the events, but also ...

No Heat or Hot Water. I need a Mental Health Day.

Friday, February 23rd, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

There's no heat or hot water in my apartment this morning. I think I'll just take the day off and head out to the movies in a little while. I want to see Annihilation. What other pampering things can ...

This Window is Looking a Little Sad These Days

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I've been passing by this basement window for years, and I posted about it four years ago. I wonder if the person who decorates this window is no longer with us, or is simply not into it anymore. ...

An Afternoon at the Met

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I went to the Metropolitan Museum of Art yesterday to see the David Hockney exhibit, thinking I was avoiding the crowds by going the last week. And maybe I did avoid the worst, but it was still pretty crowded. This ...