Reading: Graham Greene, Brighton Rock
Audio: A Spotify playlist called “The 80s All Lined Up.” Springsteen’s “The Wild, The Innocent, & The E Street Shuffle.”
Video: Mr. PP and I recently watched “Dunkirk” on TV.
Art: Thinking about the American Watercolor movement lately at work.
Drink: Kobrick’s coffee in a French press
Reading: The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles
Audio: I’m on a Rasputina kick again, for some reason, and I’m already sorry I’m going to miss their upcoming April NYC show.
Video: Black Mirror, Season 4
Art: I need to see the Grant Wood show at the Whitney, but I probably won’t get there for a few more weeks…
Reading: Peter Doggett, The Man Who Sold the World: David Bowie and the 1970s
Audio: Fiona Apple
Video: Still waiting to watch the latest season of “Black Mirror.” Mr. PP is never in the right mood to see it.
Drink: Harney’s black tea with apricot flavoring
Reading: Jeffrey Eugenides’s short story collection, Fresh Complaint
Video: The second season of Stranger Things and both seasons of The Good Place. I’m still basically housebound, and TV is my friend!
Audio: Lots of Spotify playlists, heavy on the 70s and 80s. Looking forward to Bjork’s new album.
When it rains, it pours. I’m still grieving for our sweet cat M., but there have been a few additional and unfortunate distractions: debit card fraud, a bad cold, and then a stupid slip-and-fall at home that has left me with a broken ankle.
I’m moving in a very slow and small orbit lately, so my “currently” list isn’t very exciting. Nonetheless…