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Lost Characters

 The Specs

  • What: Modern Lovers
  • Who: Emma Straub
  • Pages: 353
  • Genre: Contemporary adult fiction
  • Subgenre: Chick lit
  • Published: 2016
  • The lit:  of 5 flames

When a book takes place in a state, town, or neighborhood where I’ve lived, I always dive in (see my four-flame review for  758 more words

Chick Lit

Vegetarian Pakistani At Lahori Chilli

One of my earliest food memories is visiting a Pakistani restaurant with my dad, back when we lived in VA. I don’t remember what we ordered, but I remember how spicy it was; I spent the ride home with the car’s air conditioning vent directed at my open mouth. 152 more words

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Lea's Outdoor Italian Market

A few years ago I wrote about the good-but-not-great pizza at Lea in Ditmas Park. A few weekends ago I walked past Lea on my way to the Cortelyou Farmer’s Market and spotted some tables set up on the side of the restaurant. 83 more words

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Blossom at Midwood & Ditmas Park, Brooklyn

Beautiful blossom at Midwood & Ditmas Park, Brooklyn. Midwood and Ditmas Park are two neighborhoods in western Flatbush in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, east of Kensington, and is one of three Flatbush neighborhoods which have been officially designated Historic Districts.


Teen Charged With Trying To Rape Woman In Ditmas Park Elevator

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A teen was arrested Thursday and charged with trying to rape a woman in an elevator in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn.

Marck Beaubrun, 18, of Brooklyn, was charged with rape, robbery, burglary, sexual abuse and assault in the New Year’s Day incident, police said. 156 more words


Man sought in attempted rape of Ditmas Park woman

DITMAS PARK, Brooklyn — Cops are looking for a man who tried to a rape woman inside her apartment building Sunday night, police said.

The 22-year-old woman was walking to her Ditmas Park apartment around 10:30 p.m. 173 more words