Social Diary

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Throwing his hat in the ring

Protection from the Midday heat. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Very warm. And muggy . Otherwise, a bright sunny day, yesterday in New York. I’ve been thinking about this next subject for...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 27, 2015

A Touch of Nature's Art

Looking out over the harbor and Edgartown on Martha's Vineyard, Friday afternoon at 3 PM. Photo: DPC. Monday, July 27, 2015. A beautiful weekend and past four days in New York and the Northeast...Read the Full Story

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Stop Look Live

Riverside Park. 5:30 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, July 23, 2015. It was a beautiful day , yesterday in New York. Sunny, bright, low humidity, a gentle breeze. Whew! A lovely day. And a lovely evening...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Avoiding the heat is the news

The view from Interstate 81. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 22, 2015. The heat is the news . Not really. Getting out of it away from it, avoiding it, is the news. The view later that evening...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 20, 2015

Sunshine, rain and relentless heat

Navigating through Central Park. 3:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 20, 2015. A weekend of some sunshine, some rain and relentless heat and humidity where the temp at 84 degrees had a “Real Feel...Read the Full Story

Thursday, July 16, 2015

An ordinary mid-July day

Driving along the West Side Highway. 8:30 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, July 16, 2015. Yesterday was sometimes sunny, sometimes overcast, with thunderstorms forecast by mid-afternoon. And temperatures in...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Love is in the air

Love at first site. 12:30 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 15, 2015 . Hot days here in New York. Heavy humidity. Can really get to you in subtle yet obvious ways. Yesterday was a bit of a relief with...Read the Full Story

Thursday, July 9, 2015

New Yawk to Paris

Sunset sky. 7:30 PM. Thursday, July 9, 2015. Yesterday was very warm and muggy in New York, and overcast with the possibility of rain. The forecast was for heavy thunderstorms late in the day...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

The Great Camps

A guest's caricature of their host Jules Bache in his guestbook at his Great Camp on Upper Saranac Lake, New York, on August 17th, 1925. Wednesday, July 7, 2015. Very warm and humid, yesterday in New...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

New York to Venice

Waiting patiently on 72nd and Lexington. 12:30 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, July 2, 2015. Yesterday in New York was sunny, mild, and not too hot. After very heavy early morning rains to wash the streets...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Vacation or not

A bench in the park. 12:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Beautiful day, yesterday in New York with the temperatures in the mid-70s accompanied by an occasional breeze and no humidity. I get...Read the Full Story

Monday, June 29, 2015

The Diaries of Sir Henry Channon

A family of 3. Photo: JH. Monday, June 29, 2015. The weatherman called it for the weekend. Cloudy and then rain and then lots of rain and some wind. It took the temperatures down into the mid-60s at...Read the Full Story

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The books we’re reading

Midday reading. 12 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, June 25, 2015. Yesterday was a warm, sunny day in New York with less of the humidity/heat that came the day before. The city seemed quieter – maybe because...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Bright, bold, and rich

The fiery sky post sunset. 9 PM. Photo: JH. June 24, 2015. Hot in New York , like heavy air wafting from a furnace with temps close to 90, and the Real Feel over 100. The weatherman predicted...Read the Full Story