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Quote of the Day: This Wonderful City

It takes a lot to catch my attention (as it does most New Yorkers). Example: there is a parrot on a leash riding a bicycle and I barely looked twice (this is a true story).   160 more words


You Can’t Take It with You (1938)

Imagine if all your relations were complete eccentrics—and you had to mix them with your beloved’s stuffy clan, like combustible substances meeting over dinner. George S. 134 more words


Truth or Fiction?

Memoirs continue to be popular. The best of the lot read like fiction. There’s a beginning, middle, and end, but events are not necessarily presented in chronological order. 312 more words

True Stories

From Edward Albee to Tennessee Williams: American drama on the British small screen

One of the things I’m working on at the moment is turning my Arthur Miller blog posts into an essay for the Screen Plays collection… 3,147 more words


Summer reading

1. The Lowland, Jhumpa Lahiri, 2013

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author of The Namesake comes an extraordinary new novel, set in both India and America, that expands the scope and range of one of our most dazzling storytellers: a tale of two brothers bound by tragedy, a fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past, a country torn by revolution, and a love that lasts long past death. 1,612 more words