Sky blue

This morning I wrote my morning pages while sitting on a bench at the waterfront a block from my home. The sky was almost completely covered in clouds. Near the southern tip of Manhattan the clouds were white. Over the Empire State Building they were light gray. But...

Carpe diem

Tonight I had one of those insights that I could choose to chide myself about or I could just turn into action. I’m going with the latter approach. I got so steamed about something earlier that had little to do with anything but my own lack of planning and...

Adult day

A full day in the city! A dear friend decides it’s time for an “adult” day (read: a little break from her four very active sons) and I get to be an active participant. First a good brunch, complete with scrumptious bellini. Then shopping at Century...

Good company

Just came from seeing a band in Central Park and then having dinner with friends. It was rather impromptu. Two women who were in my life coaching training class over three years ago came from their homes in Brewster, N.Y., and Hartford, Conn. to see the band. They...