Edgar Allan Poe on Beauty…

There is no exquisite beauty…without some strangeness in the proportion. …..Edgar Allan Poe I am sitting in the lobby of the Harmony Hotel in Addis…

It’s 3 a.m. I Must Be Hungry

I tried to write this on Wednesday night. You know, live blogging and all that. I didn’t get to send it because right when I…

Never Make Eye Contact…Never Look Up

The thing I remember about my first week living in New York was the constant reminders I got from my then-husband to stop making eye…

The Louvre: A Live Blogging Event

Day two of the ‘Bubbles takes Paris’ tour continues.  Or, as it is known by those in the know…The ‘Paris has taken Bubbles’ tour.  Day…

Paris in 5, 4, 3, 2, 1….

I just popped a bottle of Schlumberger Gold because I feel like many of my days this year will need to be filled with bubbles…

From New York City, With Love.

As a non-native New Yorker, I had an image in my head of what it would be like to live here and none of it…