fairy-tale vignettes

Strolling through my 'hood and romance is in the air... I spy a wedding at the Brooklyn Museum atrium, and then a lost slipper--a modern-day Cinderella perhaps, traipsing through the tree-lined streets of Park Slope.

wet dog

The fog rolled in with the onset of rain, enveloping the Financial District. It felt every bit like a scene in a SyFy movie, and the Oculus' modernistic structure made it even more so. On the way back to Grove Street, I walked through the night mist; the streets eerily quiet.   I emerged from the …

special occasions

This week I find myself meeting up with old friends and colleagues. I love that we are all able to stay connected and make the time to see each other in-person. There was a time not so long ago when the in-person meetings, snail mail, and phone calls were our everyday touch points. Today, those have all become …

A Bronx Children’s Tale

Last night I had the opportunity to volunteer for the Bronx Children's Museum inaugural gala. The program honored playwright Richard Abrons, entrepreneur Rafael Collado, and actress/activist Kerry Washington for their fundraising efforts in support of the museum which is set to open in the Bronx in 2018. As part of the registration team, volunteers were trained …

skylight

Last night summer rolled in, too hot too fast. This morning a wicked thunderstorm breaks the Brooklyn sky.     This morning a wicked thunderstorm breaks the Brooklyn sky. It sounds like the apocalypse as if the gods are at war behind the purple cloudscape, a lightning show like no other dancing silhouettes behind the curtain. …