Tag Archives: Jack and Jackie Kennedy

Bibliophile

A bibliophile is someone who collects books. Guilty as charged. It’s no secret I love to read.  To disappear into a tale, true or fictional, is the best medicine there is, and it’s over-the-counter, besides. I’ve just finished Meryl Gordon’s … Continue reading

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JFK at 100

That’s the one good thing about dying young, you still look pretty good, and how uncanny to have May 29 of this very special milestone, fall on Memorial Day. I’ll bet he would have smiled at that. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, … Continue reading

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Notes From The Carlyle – September

I’m sitting on a corner banquette writing this on cocktail napkins. You’d think a writer would always have a notebook handy. Not this one since it doesn’t fit into her 30 year old Fendi clutch. One of the best parts … Continue reading

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