Saturday, August 19, 2023


‘I Really Want to Write the Books I Want to Write Before I Die’: Zadie Smith Is Back With an Epic—And Emotional—New Novel (from ‘Vogue’):

Tuesday, August 15, 2023

               Write as if you were dying, Annie Dillard once said.

Sunday, August 13, 2023


I WASN’T ON CHAMBERS STREET holding the sign after Monday last week. I went by Lucky Star bus from Canal Street in Chinatown to Boston. My sister’s daughter was getting married. Boston was good; wedding was even better. The reception was in the Boston Public Library. A spectacular building. I’ll be on Chambers Street Monday again.