I am so glad I went to the breakfast for “WOMEN, WAR & PEACE”
, a series to be aired on five consecutive Tuesdays beginning October 11th on PBS. Check-in was 7AM, which is usually when I go to bed, so I just stayed up all night. I couldn’t take any chances because the UN was in session and EVERYONE was in town, so the security made any sort of travel to that area problematic. Because the breakfast was at The Four Seasons
restaurant, we were definitely in the area.
Of course, as is the norm in NYC, if you give yourself enough time, you have no problems and arrive painfully early. The streets and subways were overflowing with security, but no one was zoning in on me for a pat-down or bag check. I stood with all the photographers against the building next door, checking my cell to waste time. When I ... Read More
There I was, actually choosing bikes in the FRONT ROWS of my spin classes at SoulCycle
, when I decided that, maybe, I was ready for a new challenge. I was still sweating like a pig during every class and my body was still pleading for mercy somewhere around the middle of the second songs, but I guess I’m just more of a masochist than I care to believe…or more competitive. I’ve never felt competitive with others, but very much with myself. I mean, what’s the point of repetition if there’s something else, something MORE?
I decided to check out what are called SoulBands classes. That meant that I had to return to SoulCycle’s Tribeca location because the Union Square studio doesn’t have them. Though I love being only five minutes from Soul Union Square, it’s really just a 15 minute bike ride using the Waterfront Greenway ... Read More