Blogalogue

Compact little essays from a stay-at-home tourist.

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A peek into the park

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Categories: General

“I Could Be Your Lovey-Dovey”

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Guaranteed Quoted Verbatim When: 4-1. Where: Crate & Barrel, Broadway & Houston. Who: Girl on cell phone. Attitude: Bitter. Quote: “She’s projecting a lot onto me and I’m learning not to buy into her movie.” When: 4-1. Where: Barrow & Greene. Who: One man to another. Attitude: Surreptitious. Quote: “His name never got leaked but […] [Read More]

THAWED FISH

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Categories: General

Overheard: The Rat-eating Redtail

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PLEASE SEE MY NEW WEB SITE at http://www.janefreemanart.com Out-of-Context Snippets, stated verbatim: When: 3/2/10. Where: Franklin St. Who: Man to woman. Attitude: Querulous. Quote: “My legs feel like jello.” When: 3/4/10. Where: West Broadway. Who: Woman to man, business suits. Attitude: Pedantic. Quote: “So Joel would pay whatever, and Carrie would pay whatever, and then […] [Read More]

Sartorial

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… Vanessa and I … were both … tomboys; … [we were] said not to care for clothes…. Everything to do with dress –  to be fitted, to come into a room wearing a new dress — still frightens me; at least makes me shy, self-conscious, uncomfortable. – Virginia Woolf, A Sketch of the Past […] [Read More]

In the Frozen Pond

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Categories: Fish, Nature
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Rockaway Beach

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Snow Massifs

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Turns out the blizzard has coated NYC with over 20 inches. Everywhere are icy fields. What a treat: Macadam and pavement are whited out, under a bone-grey sky. This morning at around 8:00 I take the dogs out. In the past couple of days we’ve seen very few people but colossal dog breeds: light-grey Malamute, […] [Read More]