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[book review] No Fair! No Fair! And Other Jolly Poems of Childhood by Calvin Trillin and Roz Chast

Do you have a bossy older sibling? Wish you could eat ice cream for breakfast instead of oatmeal? Why ride the bus to school when a helicopter would be so much better? 1,230 more words

Poetry Friday

Happy (Canadian, eh) Thanksgiving

A most happy holiday weekend to all my Canuck friends and followers!


Museum of the City of New York

This past Saturday my Discover New York classmates and I made our way to the Museum of the City of New York in East Harlem. I unsuccessfully took the 7 train which was then stopped at Queens Plaza, forcing me to take the N to then later transfer to an Uptown Bound 6 train to make it to my lovely destination. 439 more words


Culture Vulture/Photo diary: Roz Chast and September 11 in the park

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A gorgeous Sunday afternoon. After brunch at the Shady Lady in Astoria, we made an expedition to the Museum of the City of New York… 131 more words

Photo Diary

Rich and Strange

Finished Readings:

Self Help, short stories by Lorrie Moore. I read this a while ago and I must now guiltily and ashamedly report that while I remember liking the stories at the time, none of them stuck in my head. 713 more words

Thirty Ways of Looking at Hillary

Thirty Ways of Looking at Hillary¬†was published eight years ago, back when Hillary Clinton was first running for president. I’d wanted to read it at the time, but then election fatigue took its toll and down the TBR list it went. 501 more words