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Featured Wine: Domane Chante Cigale, “Les Vignes d’Alexandre,” Vins de Pays de Méderiterranée 2007

One reason I love the Roberts and Speight store in the East Yorkshire town of Beverley is that it has lots of wines that circle around my favorite wines. By...
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I Witness

Posie took this picture at the Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, Charleston, South Carolina, while on her driving trip to Florida with the kids over Spring Break. We have some beautiful...
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Mick Jones’ Rock & Roll Museum (and the rest of the Hall of Fame Annex)

By one of those beautiful, unplanned coincidences that form the narrative for my life, I found myself attending the relatively new Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Annex in New...
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Tweets from NYC. Or… New York without a cell phone.

What are you doing, in 140 characters or less? Thursday, April 9, 6:50pm. I’m stuck the Jersey side of the Holland Tunnel, in a holiday period drive-from-hell where every bridge...
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I Witness

Easter Bunny outside Carmen’s on Seventh Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn, Sunday April 12. Thanks for making people smile....
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The iJamming! Download(s): Felice Brothers, U2, Conor Oberst

I’m in NYC for the weekend and ran out of time to post anything new and pithy, 140 characters or 14,000. I did get to check out some free MP3s...
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A Five-Star Meal

I’m not sure I’ve ever enjoyed such a perfectly presented meal as at the Pipe and Glass Inn, in South Dalton, East Yorkshire, a couple of weeks back, when I...
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Mick Jones: Rock & Roll Librarian

Not that I thought it was possible, but Mick Jones has gone up further in my estimation. Last Tuesday, while in London, I squeezed in a quick visit to ChelseaSpace,...
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