darlings we’re packed (again) and heading off to the airport in a black town car in approximately 45 minutes (give or take – actually no, we’re Very Precise) another lovely day. and some Very delicious meetings at our Publisher’s (such a lovely word) NY HQ if we may say so – *bigsmiletocamerawhileholdingbook* and here’s one … Continue reading ciao manhattan and see ya brooklyn
darlings a lovely day! pictures first. actually only pictures. s o t i r e d. we must sip ginger tea and get ready for meetings tomorrow morning (at our Publishers – such a lovely Prospect). quelle lovely day! and more manhattan tomorrow. then plane ride 2 in the 10 flights there and back … Continue reading manhattan moments and brilliant bits of brooklyn too.
darlings we are now most definitely En Route for the long voyage out to south africa. the 1st of 10 (gulp) flights over the next 19 days took off at 06:45 hours (yes, that meant a Car Came At 4AM)… it was a HUGE plane and we felt Very Grateful that we didn’t have to … Continue reading bedtime in brooklyn
darlings we’ve had a Lovely few hours in Brooklyn and now we pack our simply silver surprisingly lightweight samsonite suitcase (with wheels) and wait for the Town car to take us to the Airport and back to the Other Coast once more. but first – some pictures – because it was a truly glorious day … Continue reading autumn in brooklyn with mr. auden.
so darlings we’re Quite Converted to brooklyn. had Such a delicious day here – the morning was all taken up with a Visit with a deeply sophisticated friend (we met firstly in a cafe with a chandelier #weadoreachandelier) and then to admire their nouvelle 1930s white spare glorious pied a terre avec the manhattan skyline … Continue reading quelle brilliant brooklyn.
darlings a splendid piece of devil-may-care-nes yesterday – we went on the East River and felt glorious – the sun trying to peek through the december gloom (occasionally it did and we Captured it instantly on the grown-up camera while trying not to fall Off the Boat) and the wind blowing hard on our Agnes … Continue reading to brooklyn for breakfast with eleanor then a boat trip down the east river #eastcoastportraits
it feels like we’re starting to say our goodbyes now – what with the holiday season fast upon us, the trip to LA (1.0 to find housing, car and where our new-life-will-land), then back to NY to pack and then……..leave. so we needed to make sure we are capturing as many people we love as … Continue reading #eastcoastportraits – mary-in-brooklyn
darlings a treat. yesterday we went on a small day-trip to the 19th century. there were gas lamps a-flicker…. and ceremonial triumphant arches….. and awe-inspiring dusky rouge stone edifices…. and trumpet-tooting angels on-the-IRT and a lunch in a Venetian-inspired trattoriaoh! *looks_shyly_at_the_figure_by_Prospect_park* why, yes. that IS Stephen Drucker. if you are one of our friends … Continue reading brooklyn by gaslight and autumn leaves and #eastcoastportraits stephen
the thing about illness is the way it separates us (the unwell or the recovering from being cut open and into experience) from everyone else. even when one has to attend an event with an incredible view like this (sadly smudged and running from the pouring rain) because our level of exhaustion is so bad … Continue reading the penthouse in brooklyn.
darlings we take our Role here very seriously (with a great deal of light-heartedness-and-whimsical-Joy) of showing Bright Things. because (truth now) we Often don’t feel like it in the RL aspect. but when we come here, to write, and share photographs, and wait for the laundry to finish its cycle in the dryer, and take … Continue reading recipe for a sunny day when one would prefer to languish in naughty navel gazing instead