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The Bronx

Another neighborhood, another borough and I wasn’t happy. It was as bad as I had expected from the stories I recall from my childhood. Fort Apache the Bronx. Well, not that bad. We went to the movies and the theatre was really bad. Unclean, torn seats, the screen […]

Museum Hack

I haven’t been to a museum since i discovered the movie theatre, but today I may go…hmmmmm… or not.. but if I ever want to really experience another side of the museum, i think i will try museum hack.

Noah’s Compass

Another good read from Anne Tyler.  Liam, an aging, but not elderly man meets a young woman, Eunice and falls in love.  His estranged wife and daughters play there part after Liam is attacked in his new apartment and recalls nothing of the event.

Youth

At the Cinema Village on 12th Street.  A Chinese love story, a dance troupe, the death of chairman Mao.  I loved the dancing, the learning, the fact that I don’t ever recall seeing a movie out of China before.  At the cutest theater.

Eating close to home

Parnell Bar… brick pressed chicken, a shepherds pie, neighbors who live part time in Rome, and a strong drink. And a lovely older couple with walkers, hers with skis on. A greta choice for a casual close dinner. Recommended to us for a good burger was Pig and […]

Eating Close to Home

It was really cold last night and I have wanted to try the places nearby hoping to find a favorite so we walked a block to a lovely, little, crowded, greek place with excellent potatoes. Also good were the lamb chops and fish. I would say Under The […]