Long time readers know that while I was born in NYC (in the same hospital and maternity ward where I delivered Alex) I was raised in Vermont. Which along with an innate love of maple syrup and distrust of the sea (Vermont is landlocked) means that I know a thing or two about the snow. Or I thought I did. This morning, despite knowing the weather report and despite everything, I wore flats to work, and didn’t bring a hat or gloves or heavy coat. Momentary insanity. My commute home was definitely an adventure and the last two blocks of blowing snow, wet/cold feet and hands almost did me in. Anyway, a few images of my commute home are here and here.
For your browsing pleasure, I discovered craigslistmirrors.com tonight via Twitter, which is just what it sounds like – a collection of mirrors for sale on Craigslist. Long before tumblr was a thing I collected Ebay listings where you could see part a room, or a pet (there were a lot of listings with cats in them!); this project is a better version of that impulse. One of my favorite mirrors from craigslistmirrors.com: