Monthly Archives: April 2012

Vernal Wonder

Stopped by my friends at Rarefind Nursery recently to drop off some cuttings of an especially fragrant Calycanthus bush that a friend of mine has had growing on his farm for nearly a century. Rarefind specializes in unusual native plants, … Continue reading

Posted in nature | Comments Off on Vernal Wonder

My New Plan

I’m thinking of getting a job on a cruise ship singing Robert Palmer covers.

Posted in style | 3 Comments

Summer Sprezz

Yet another post in which I expect to be congratulated for putting on clothes…Dropped by one of my tailors who does alterations for me about a cheap OTR cotton summer jacket I recently acquired. He said shortening the sleeves will … Continue reading

Posted in style | 1 Comment

Glass Ribbons

Judith Schaechter has just completed her stained glass window project for the Eastern State Penitentiary.

Posted in art | 2 Comments

Fate! Chance! Mystery!

                          At this year’s Congress of Curious People: Lord Whimsy and Les the Mentalist will dazzle our audiences in their virtuosic return to the Coney Island Museum. In … Continue reading

Posted in hear ye | Comments Off on Fate! Chance! Mystery!