Archive for December, 2008

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Sunday, December 28th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I finished A Tree Grows in Brooklyn last night.  This book is a masterpiece and I'm feeling a little annoyed that it wasn't assigned when I was in school, and so many other inferior books were. Among other things it ...

The New York Public Library Hates Me

Saturday, December 27th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

Back from the library, where the stacks were closed even though I checked the website before I left. It was okay, I had some online research to so, from databases only accessible to me from the library, but still! ...

A Couple of Suggestions

Saturday, December 27th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I added a link to the jewelry of Kim Sujovolsky Marrero, (Aly Sujo's niece). She dedicated one line to him, and there's a bunch of photographs of Woodstock. Aly always told her that her rings looked like something ...

The Pyramid Club is Still Open?

Saturday, December 27th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I went to this club occasionally in the early 80's.  It was always a little terrifying to me, in a fun way.  People were so over the top here.  Dancing on the bar near naked, etc.  Plus, the neighborhood late ...

Evil Cats Bested by Plastic Thing

Friday, December 26th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »