Monthly Archives: January 2013


…My heart is warm with friends I make, And better friends I’ll not be knowing; Yet there isn’t a train I wouldn’t take, No matter where it’s going.                              –from “Travel” by Edna St. Vincent Millay When I was a … Continue reading

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The Best Little Dollhouse in New York

I like museums and this city is bursting with them. The downside is that the massive ones give me museum-head (which is when you feel like the way you look when you have bed-head). So while I dutifully go to … Continue reading

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The Girl/Guy/Man/Woman Next Door

Good fences make good neighbors, the poet’s neighbor says. I would amend that to “Good soundproofing makes good neighbors.”I have always had living situations with neighbors and I like it that way. Not for me the vast solitary stretches of … Continue reading

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