Chekov

Chekov

At their grandmother’s country cottage (the one you visited). The mishmash of clothes somehow looks planned and also mock Chekov but of course was just grabbed from a pile of hats by the door.   –Will Bennis

Emails from Ivana and Aidyn

Emails from Ivana and Aidyn

Ivana: Sweet. Kate. Sweet. here’s my thought from a beach house in Montauk. “How do I stimulate “gregariousness” in my neighborhood?” Inspired by reading Deep Economy by Bill McKibben about the role of community in a more beautiful and durable future. Some thoughts Brian and I are tossing about… regular potlucks, a book lending “box”, street painting, more porch music… love you, Ivana Aidyn: Love it, love it, love it.  I’m feeling gregarious just reading your email, Ivana.  Can’t wait…

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My Big Chill

My Big Chill

I graduated from college thirty years ago, and twice a year, every year since, I’ve been sent a request to submit a precis about how my life is going to the “Class Notes” section of its Alumni Review. I’ve never responded. ​ I could say I haven’t responded because I could never find stamps during the first decade, didn’t do the internet the second, and took the whole third to master the “flagging” option on e-mail messages, but (and I’m…

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