Friday, March 17 2017
I forgot this was the day of the spiritual quest to become blackout drunk to honor a long-dead Irish snake charmer and that the pilgrims convened in this area.
On the topic of: ethnicity, Holidays, Intoxication, Irishness, Manhattan, Midtown, St. Patrick's Day, Stereotypes
Thursday, July 4 2013
I scaled a ladder to the roof of my apartment to see the show.
On the topic of: Holidays, NYC, Rooftops, Williamsburg
Friday, February 15 2013
I hit the gym. I did laundry. I went out for drinks with Karen, the first gal I dated in NYC, now one of my better friends. We swapped dating combat stories and ate grilled cheese.
On the topic of: Holidays, Laundry, Lonliness, Williamsburg
Tuesday, December 25 2012
As per the new tradition, Aunt Pat cooked breakfast and I made dinner. We were never strongly religious in my immediate family but we still perform our American duty for Christmas day.
It's very different than what I recall as a kid. The grandparents are very old now. Grandma's Alzheimers has become pronounced.