Archive for December, 2011

BBC Piece about New York Diaries: 1609-2009

Friday, December 30th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The BBC made a great short film about the book I helped fact check, New York Diaries: 1609-2009, which is coming out in a matter of days!! It was interesting seeing the entries they chose to highlight. I'm ...

What would Brian Eno think?

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I was at the movies with a friend the other day, and Brian Eno came up briefly. Eno has an a cappella group that he sings with regularly. I knew this, and in fact I have an Eno ...

So? How was it for you?

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I started this post yesterday, was interrupted, and then I never got back to it. The same thing is about to happen and so I feel I need to say something, anything at all, even if it is not ...

Merry Christmas!

Sunday, December 25th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I went out for a walk last night after the most spectacularly bad day of writing EVER. I worked for six hours on only two paragraphs and I never got them right. Six hours! On two paragraphs! ...

Christmas Eve in NYC

Saturday, December 24th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I'm torn. I really need to work on my book, but it's Christmas Eve out there. I want to go to the Met to see the tree and to remember singing there, the Frick for the Vermeers and ...