The last few weeks have been a dry spell, as my attempts to write anything interesting about my new apartment on 64th Street have ultimately failed. Just in case you’re interested, here’s the rundown: Packing is time-consuming. Why do I own 38 Oxford shirts and 56 ties, but no cereal bowls, coffee mugs or an … Read more Eco

A New Year’s Reflection on Bach

It’s 7 am on Sunday morning, and this organist is heading into work at a small Episcopal church on the Upper West Side. Being only two days after Christmas, I’ve yet to recover from the marathon of carols on Christmas Eve into Christmas Day and the accompanying sleep deprivation from the sales up and down 5th Avenue.