Tag Archives: John Waters

Raccoon Run

For two weeks I’ve changed my rhythms, going out to run at 5. It helped me get through the holidays that turned into a John Waters Christmas. All I needed was Divine to come back from the dead escorting my … Continue reading

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Notes From The Carlyle – November 2017

 Only at Bemelmans would a man shimmy up to the bar where your demurely seated and say, “Have we met?” It seemed to go with the rest of my disturbing day that pushed me right off the wagon. I haven’t … Continue reading

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Boys Will Be Girls

So, there I was working, paying the rent, as they say, when a rather robust, muscular  woman popped out of a stall in the ladies room. As I stood combing my hair, there was something unusual about her I couldn’t … Continue reading

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A Literary Muse

Being rich is not about how much money you have or how many homes you own; it’s the freedom to buy any book you want without looking at the price and wondering if you can afford it. John Waters. I … Continue reading

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On The Road With John Waters

I’m in the throes of my summer reading preferring favorites like Pride & Prejudice, Stuart Little and Moveable Feast, as though old friends were visiting. The library, closing weekends for the summer, lets you take all the books you want … Continue reading

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Fresh Romaine

No, I’m not about to lecture on greens…believe it or not this is about a dog. I live over an overpriced cafe home to the rich and famous. I’ve seen so many actors and public figures in front of my … Continue reading

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Susannah of Funnybrook Farm

I’m a silly girl, I’ll admit it. The stuff I think is funny quite often eludes other people. Frankly I think lack of the ridiculous is what’s missing in our society. No one laughs anymore. Everything is serious not to … Continue reading

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Yes, I’m devoting an entire post to this. Why pray tell? Because it’s the leader of the pack, that’s why. WordPress has a new feature on your homepage that tells you what tags reap the most hits (readers). It seems … Continue reading

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I Vont To Be Read but Otherwise Left Alone

I’m not on Facebook or Twitter although my friend Amy thinks tweeting would be a nice way to glean followers. I don’t know though, with the exception of The Social Network, the movie, ( love Aaron Sorkin) I find the … Continue reading

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