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Mental Illness and Toddlers

Saturday, March 18th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

While researching lunatic asylums for my book about Blackwell's Island, I came across a brief reference to what I thought was a very bizarre case. "A little girl, three years and four months old, evincing unequivocal symptoms of mental ...

Old Navy is under siege!!

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

Just kidding. I thought someone famous was doing some shopping inside (like Ivanka shops at Old Navy) and I even took a look. But no. So I asked them. They told me they roam the City ...

A blizzard is coming!! YAY!!

Monday, March 13th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Anyone who knows me knows I love snow, so blizzards make me ecstatic. I plan to be outside and playing, and taking pictures. Please impress me, storm! Creepy plushie costume. The cross adds a whole level of creepiness, ...

Choral Chameleon

Sunday, March 12th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I went to a performance by Choral Chameleon on Friday. It was such an exciting, inventive program. The music was beautiful, and I saw and heard things I'd never heard before. I wish it wasn't too late ...

I Still Have Mice

Saturday, March 11th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

I don't know where they are coming in from, and I have to decide what to try next. I also learned yesterday that my building is on a block that has been designated a "rat resevoir"!! Mother of ...