Jun
30
2013

Art Exhibits in NYC – June 2013

  June 2013 will forever be a fabulous and luxurious time of my life. Finally, I’ve had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take a few weeks off between jobs. There is no blackberry to check, no meeting to dial into.... Read more
Jun
19
2013

Destiny

  Out of reach, but never a stranger, I knew to look for you, but I didn’t know where. So I looked to the heavens, put my trust in fate. She illuminated a path that veered from my realm.... Read more
Jun
13
2013

Midlife Bloom – Chapter 2

  Kate had left Boston after high school. She had studied marketing at Georgetown University and moved to Chicago after graduation. She had been happy in Chicago managing a few financial services accounts at a local PR agency.  The... Read more
Jun
11
2013

Midlife Bloom – Chapter 1

  This was not how Kate had expected her life to turn out. “At forty-two, I already feel irrelevant,” she lamented to her best friend Natasha who was visiting from their hometown of Boston. They were having a late... Read more
Apr
29
2013

Public Forum: Preventing Gun Violence

  Yesterday, I got an email from the Marc Landis campaign asking for volunteers at a public forum with Congressman Jerry Nadler on preventing gun violence. The event was tonight. It was enlightening to learn by just how much gun... Read more
Apr
01
2013

Wine:30 (Murray Hill)

  My short story The Leap was recently published in WordHaus and I shamelessly promoted it by sending the link to all of my family and close friends. Arienne suggested we go out to celebrate. So on Thursday, she,... Read more
Mar
26
2013

Strip House (Midtown)

  My boss Mike was in town from Boston on Monday night along with Victoria, another colleague from London, so we decided to meet up for dinner. Sacha, our head of HR who recently moved to Brooklyn, asked that... Read more
Mar
24
2013

Sharie’s Tandoori Salmon

  Salmon tastes great simply baked in the oven, but if you’re looking for the “wow” factor, give this Tandoori Salmon recipe a try. It was a huge hit at my cousin Sharie’s dinner party for her husband’s birthday.... Read more
Mar
24
2013

Sharie’s Chuck Roast

  My cousin Sharie hosted a dinner party for 30 people to celebrate her husband’s birthday on Saturday night. I was in Florida visiting my parents so I missed the party, but the dinner was a such a hit... Read more
Mar
18
2013

Morphed Assassin

  It was my last corporate duty. My days as a titan of business were about to be behind me, and I was going out with a bang. I had sold my business for enough millions to retire upstate,... Read more