• Dear Winnie’s: We Loved You, You Bastion of Kryptonite Cocktail Sloppiness Friends. Friends Friends Friends. We know times change. Bars come and go, people move on, life changes, we grow up. Time marches on. But we thought, naively of course, that Winnie’s would always be there. That we would always be able to return to recapture our […] Verbal Vixen 0 Comments April 2, 2015
  • What to do during Sandy? With some unexpected days off, we’ve been hunkering down, battening the hatches, and well yes, sadly, working from home. But now that the five o’clock hour is fast approaching, it’s time to recognize the main characters named Sandy in film, books, and television. And so, if you’re looking to celebrate a Sandy or two who […] Verbal Vixen 0 Comments October 29, 2012
  • Art and Martinis: These Are the Prettiest Walls of New York Last night, after dining with legendary translator Gregory Rabassa and his most lovely wife Clementine in the heat of our New York Summer, we needed to find a place where we could process all that we had seen and heard.¬†Professor Rabassa had been lively and ¬†witty, full of praise for Proust, Thomas Mann, and of […] Verbal Vixen 0 Comments August 10, 2012