Sandy and Chima: Surprise, You’re Getting Married!

Posted on October 20, 2008 - Filed Under Everything and Nothing, Photography | Leave a Comment

It’s not even spring, yet love is in the air. Or maybe it’s something in the water? In any event, this past Saturday, Chima and Sandy, two of my best (and oldest) friends got engaged. Would you believe that they knew each other for 7 years before kicking things up a notch? True to Chima’s […]

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Work/Life Weighed in the Balance…

Posted on October 3, 2008 - Filed Under Everything and Nothing, Work, Writing | Leave a Comment

A little under a year ago, when I first joined my development group at Lehman Brothers (I will shout that name from the rooftops, now that they’ve gone the way of the dodo), I hit it off with one of my then colleagues. She was friendly; as witty as she was clever – an absolute […]

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Life After Five

Posted on September 11, 2008 - Filed Under Everything and Nothing | 1 Comment

For us, the so-called “Facebook” generation, keeping tabs on each other has never been easier. An e-mail there, a Wall post there – can people ever truly forget us? But occasional correspondence in passing is very different from actually getting out of your swivel chair and reuniting with someone – you never quite know what […]

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Desire #1 – The Underground

Posted on September 11, 2008 - Filed Under Writing | 1 Comment

The doors of the F train beckon, and they approach with a slow tango that sweeps them into the middle of my car; two people in a world entirely of their own making. Distance is painful, whether in inches or centimeters; she stands unchained, but shows no interest in escaping the fervid prison of his […]

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Congratulations to Ray and Ingrid – Newlyweds!

Posted on September 6, 2008 - Filed Under Everything and Nothing | Leave a Comment

Love is in the air, and few of us can resist its sweet fragrance. Yesterday I watched as Ray and Ingrid, two good friends of mine, tied the knot:   And it looks like they know how to take care of each other already! Who says that married couples can’t have their cake and eat […]

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Marry Me a Little?

Posted on September 3, 2008 - Filed Under Everything and Nothing | Leave a Comment

As I sit on the crowded train, I am a man alone, lost in his thoughts, as we hurtle towards Queens. I think about this moment – and the hundred of others leading up to it, and the thousands more that will hopefully arrive. I’m at that age, it seems. You know – the age […]

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