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Endings & Beginnings

Last day of 2009: yesterday Sophie & I enjoyed our final Sophie/Grammy Day of 2009, happily Linda was free to join us. Today I’m back to doing picture research but just took a break to shovel snow, bake bread with … Continue reading

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Sophie’s Birthday

Tomorrow is Sophie’s 6th birthday. But, since it’s a school day she had a sleep-over on Saturday. On Sunday, we gathered for a bowling-birthday party. Katrin just emailed these pictures: l-r: Katrin, me, Linda, Sophie, Sarah, David, Crystal(cupcake & cookie … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!!! This year we gathered in New York City at Jonathan’s, Katrin’s, & Sophie’s apartment. Katrin cooked a fabulous meal, e.g., check out the roasted vegetables on the plate in the foreground–beets, parsnips, turnips, fingerling potatoes, carrots, sweet potatoes … Continue reading

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Congratulations Sarah!

Sarah Jones, my daughter-in-law, completed the New York City Marathon in under 4 hours, 20 minutes faster than she ran last year!!! She ran for Shoe4Africa, a nonprofit organization that is raising money to build the first public children’s hospital … Continue reading

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Sarah Jones

Check out this great video, “A Roving Run with Sarah Jones.” Sarah is a Tony Award winning actor and playwright known for her compelling characters & she is my daughter-in-law. http://video.nytimes.com/video/2009/10/25/sports/1247465337588/a-roving-run-with-sarah-jones.html?ref=sports

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Check it out

Check out “Swallowed by the Sun Colman” at www.colmanmusic.com Listen to “Hollywood, Florida” and join the mailing list. The Colman is my son Jon!

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Hip Hip Hurrah

This is the morning after the opening of “The County of Kings,” for which my son Steve is on the “formidable team of producers” to quote from Ben Brantley’s fabulous review in today’s The New York Times!!!! http://theater2.nytimes.com/2009/10/13/theater/reviews/13county.html?ref=theater Congratulations to … Continue reading

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My son Steve. . . .

Check out “When Life Names You Lemon . . .,” a terrific article in Sunday’s The New York Times about “County of Kings,” a one-man show by Lemon Andersen that opens at the Public Theater in New York, tomorrow, September … Continue reading

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Happy Day

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School starts and “booktalks”

We’re abuzz with school starting preparation. So when does school start for us? Tomorrow for Linda at Teachers College, Wednesday for me at Queens, next week for David at Ramapo and Sue at New York University and Sophie, in first … Continue reading

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