New York: Chasing Cherry Blossoms at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Among the sentences I find myself writing again and again in this space is: “One morning, I got up super early to go see [X Thing] before the crowds descended.” It feels cliche at this point, but it’s true. New York City is a lot of things, but chief among them is CROWDED. And I … More New York: Chasing Cherry Blossoms at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden

New York: Journeying Into the Dream Machine

It’s undeniable: Instagram-baiting pop-ups have been, well, popping up everywhere in NYC for the last few years. What do I mean exactly? Think of an art exhibit with a liberal dollop of narcissism and you’ll have the measure of it. Essentially, these exhibits feature room after room of colorful walls, special effects, and props, all … More New York: Journeying Into the Dream Machine