Tag Archives: NEW YORK CITY

a mad lust season

  Or maybe spring is the season of love and fall the season of mad lust. Spring for flirting but fall for the untamed delicious wild thing. ~ Elizabeth Cohen “In Heaven, it is always Autumn. ~ John Donne  autumn in the … Continue reading

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cotton candy moment

cotton candy ends the moment at the luvFAB The Four Seasons Restaurant in new york.  but endings have beginnings.  cotton candy brings back sweet, sweet moments.  as a child, cotton candy was a festive treat that i enjoyed at many celebrations.  the other day, … Continue reading

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Love of beauty is taste.  The creation of beauty is art. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. ~ Maya Angelou  i did not … Continue reading

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The present was an egg laid by the past that had the future inside its shell. ~  Zora Neale Hurston  walking on madison avenue, i caught sight of a big egg in the window of a shop.  further down, a … Continue reading

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happy state of mind

People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy. ~ Anton Chekhov yesterday, looking out, i saw new york covered in white.  it had snowed, and it was cold.   actually, freezing, icy cold.  nonetheless the city felt warm. … Continue reading

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on 53rd street and park avenue, on the south side of the landmark Lever House building, you will find the entrance.  this entrance takes me back to 2003, and was to be a passage to another entry that is now a luvMUST.  the … Continue reading

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who are you?

Sometimes people carry to such a perfection the mask they have assumed that in due course they actually become the person they seem. ~ W. Somerset Maugham  i asked, “who are you?”  no response.  perhaps i was being ignored.  again i … Continue reading

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moving forward

“Never look back unless you are planning to go that way” ~ Henry David Thoreau stop… and go.  look forward.  velocity.  moving forward is for thebestdressup now!

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park avenue project

in new york city, along the park avenue medians, between 53rd and 67th streets, the cuban artist, Alexandre Arrechea, has set up his “No Limits” steel sculptures, which are based on new york architectural landmarks: the Chrysler Building, the former Citigroup Center, the Empire State … Continue reading

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blue sky in the city

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things in nature have a message you understand, Rejoice, for your … Continue reading

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