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the last friday

In east on 06/29/2012 at 8:53 pm

last friday in june.

(best viewed here)



For the weekend

In east on 06/29/2012 at 10:05 am

Go with your gut. It’s a smart gut you’ve got!


__ Is The New __

In west on 06/27/2012 at 4:34 pm

Catchy little piece for Follow Magazine from DM9 DDB Sao Paulo.


notes to my younger self

In west on 06/26/2012 at 11:26 pm

Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.

nora ephron


for Ms. Ephron; in Memoriam

In west on 06/26/2012 at 10:41 pm

Nora Ephron, writer and filmmaker, died today. As a huge fan of her work — Sleepless in Seattle, When Harry Met Sally, Julie & Julia and editor-at-large of the Huffington Post — this is terribly sad.  She always seemed like a fine, fine woman.

“Whatever you choose, however many roads you travel, I hope that you choose not to be a lady,” Ephron told Wellesley’s Class of 1996 in a commencement speech. “I hope you will find some way to break the rules and make a little trouble out there. And I also hope that you will choose to make some of that trouble on behalf of women.”

Ms. Ephron’s collection “I Remember Nothing” concludes with two lists, one of things she says she won’t miss and one of things she will. Among the “won’t miss” items are dry skin, Clarence Thomas, the sound of the vacuum cleaner, and panels on “Women in Film.” The other list, of the things she will miss, begins with “my kids” and “Nick” and ends this way:

“Taking a bath

Coming over the bridge to Manhattan




In east on 06/26/2012 at 6:23 pm

above: fresh work by iain acton



In east on 06/25/2012 at 9:32 pm

spent the night at a lake house this weekend. it was filled with great nature and thoughts of Thoreau.

A lake is the landscape’s most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth’s eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.



governor’s ball music festival

In west on 06/23/2012 at 11:41 am

off to randall’s island for the weekend!



In east on 06/23/2012 at 1:48 am


Envoyé de mon Life

In west on 06/21/2012 at 2:33 pm

went to Connecticut on Monday for a UX workshop at Nestle Waters; went to Long Island on a Tuesday for a football game sponsored by one of my clients; on Wednesday Nicole came home from Paris

blistering hot in NYC today.  had dumplings for lunch.