Passing Fancies ~ September 2016

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Reading: Just beginning to reread Jane Austen’s Persuasion

Video: Stranger Things

Audio: The playlist from Anna Sui’s most recent runway show, via Spotify

Art: I saw “Manus x Machina”at the Metropolitan Museum of Art just before it closed. One of my favorite Costume Institute shows of recent years.

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Passing Fancies: September 2013


Better late than never! What have I been doing and thinking lately?

Reading: Alice McDermott’s Someone, her newest novel (and her best).

Art: “Hopper Drawing,” an exhibition of Edward Hopper’s drawings (most of which I’d never seen before!) at the Whitney.

Video: The final episodes of “Breaking Bad.”

Eats & Treats: Apples (and cider doughnuts!) that we picked on a recent outing to an orchard in Westchester.

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