Posts Tagged: New York CIty

Without words

In Italian, there is an expression “Sono senza parole.” I am without words. I am struggling to find writing time. And at the end of a week filled with broker jargon, negotiation, delicately phrased emails, small print, conference calls, open

Without words

In Italian, there is an expression “Sono senza parole.” I am without words. I am struggling to find writing time. And at the end of a week filled with broker jargon, negotiation, delicately phrased emails, small print, conference calls, open

Dispatches from Dover Street Market

The exciting development in New York luxury shopping this festive season was not the unveiling of the holiday windows along Fifth Avenue. A more highly anticipated retail vision was receiving its finishing touches in a decidedly less glamourous part of

Dispatches from Dover Street Market

The exciting development in New York luxury shopping this festive season was not the unveiling of the holiday windows along Fifth Avenue. A more highly anticipated retail vision was receiving its finishing touches in a decidedly less glamourous part of

Fairytale of New York

Yesterday, we had the first snow of the season in NYC. The flakes were dappling the branches of downtown as I set off walking and by the time I had gone about ten blocks, it had laid its silent layers.

Fairytale of New York

Yesterday, we had the first snow of the season in NYC. The flakes were dappling the branches of downtown as I set off walking and by the time I had gone about ten blocks, it had laid its silent layers.

Chasing Zadie

Chasing Zadie

During the three years it took to write Silk for the Feed Dogs, I became a student again. I’d never written a novel before. I devoured books promising me the gifts of the perfect first sentence, a gripping plot, brisk

Chasing Zadie

Chasing Zadie

During the three years it took to write Silk for the Feed Dogs, I became a student again. I’d never written a novel before. I devoured books promising me the gifts of the perfect first sentence, a gripping plot, brisk