Its own kind of Zen

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Straddling two worlds

The Waning Crescent Moon floating above lower Park Avenue. 6:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, January 24, 2018. Rainy and warmer, yesterday in New York with the temperatures nearing 60 in the early...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Even with all its grandeur

Looking east towards Bryant Park from 41st Street and Sixth Avenue. 8:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, January 23, 2018. 38 degrees and very foggy as I write this a half hour before midnight. Yesterday was...Read the Full Story

Monday, January 22, 2018

Walks and their expectations

Out with the old. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. January 22, 2018. Sunny and mild weekend in New York with temperatures reaching up above 50 on Saturday and the mid-40s at nighttime. Last Wednesday the New York...Read the Full Story

Friday, January 19, 2018

All in the family

Looking south along Fifth Avenue from 53rd Street. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, January 19, 2018. Sunny and bright and cold yesterday in New York with temperatures barely above freezing. Although the...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Back in the Saddle Again

Heading deeper underground. 5:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Cold in New York on our first two days back from Sunny Cal where the morning were in a cool 72, 75 midday. Here it was 20...Read the Full Story

Monday, January 15, 2018

L.A. Diary

Entering the Los Angeles Basin overlooking downtown Los Angeles and the Hollywood Hills and the San Gabriels beyond on Thursday afternoon Pacific Time about 3:30. The heavy smog obscures much of the...Read the Full Story

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Back to its old self

Looking west towards Madison Avenue from 57th Street. 5:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, January 11, 2018. A much warmer day, with bright sunshine, yesterday in New York. Who wudda thought 40 degrees...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Turning back the clock

Looking southwest across the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. 6:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, January 10, 2018. Well, it warmed up yesterday in New York. Thankfully. At one point no matter how...Read the Full Story

Monday, January 8, 2018

From head to toe

Looking towards the Upper West Side from within a frigid and snow-covered Central Park. 6:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, January 8, 2017. Really cold in New York. Like January in the Winter used to be...Read the Full Story

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Down in the warmer climes

DPC surrounded: Karen LeFrak, Nancy Misset, Mai Hallingby and Joan Schnitzer at Doubles. This photo will appear in "Places & Faces: The Photography of Mary Hilliard," which opens on...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Peace on Earth; Good will toward men

A flock of sparrows play in the snow outside the Guggenheim Museum. Photo: JH. January 2, 2018. New Year’s Day was cold and grey in New York, with temperatures dipping to 9 in the morning,...Read the Full Story

Monday, January 1, 2018

Season's Greetings to the New Year

New Years Day, January 1, 2018. It was very cold over the weekend with temperatures falling into the teens. Those grey-white winter skies. We had a bit of snow but none to last except to leave the...Read the Full Story

Friday, December 29, 2017

Turning the corner

Delivering the party balloons. Photo: JH. Friday, December 29, 2107. Well, we’re almost there – the end of the old year, the beginning of the new. It’s very cold in New York as I write this – the...Read the Full Story

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Memory Lane

It must have been Christmas time, probably Christmas Eve (because of the red ties), and that’s probably vodka in the glass on the piano. I must have been playing the piano when someone had the...Read the Full Story