Tag Archives: New York
From Madison Ave. and Madison Square Garden to Madison. I made a mistake — the 12th, not the 13th, is/was my return date … I’m glad I figured that out before I missed my flight.
It looks as if Shakespeare in the Park is off — there is no Tuesday performance … Jyotii mis-read and didn’t research things (there was a Monday performance, for example). That’s okay … we’ll find something else to do. I’ll … Continue reading
Last night was stay-at-home-alone night (Jyoti had her Suicide Prevention Walk, which actually walked by us, near the cathedral, a half-block away; along the way she made a new friend, from Long Island); tonight was movie night, and the movie … Continue reading
This is my 3rd Saturday in the “Big Apple.” I heard from Jyoti today, who heard from her Korean friend who lives across the street and went with us to the ballet last night, that as said Korean friend was … Continue reading
Quote of the day: “You like to cook? Are there other men like you?” That quote came from the Japanese friend of Jyoti’s Korean friend when we were sitting at Cafe Mozart in Manhattan, around 70th and Broadway. I had … Continue reading
At halftime in the first game of the NBA finals the Spurs are up 5 over Cleveland. Today was … the MOMA.
Another day, another prime number. When I was a math undergrad prime numbers were among my favorite recreational math interests, perhaps due to all the prime-related work we did under Shahriari … number theory, combinatorics, you name it. The distribution … Continue reading
Ten days already? Impressive. And about a week to go; I fly home next Wednesday. Today was the American Museum of Natural History, an institution I know primarily from Preston and Child’s Relic … a mediocre book (at best) and … Continue reading
When I awoke in the morning the rain was still coming down, harder than it had Sunday — and it continued to do so well into the afternoon. My original idea had been to go to museums, but then I … Continue reading