Jhumpa Lahiri, Ann Patchett and Louise Erdrich. With three women, you know they will carry the conversation completely, no need for me to say a word, which is exactly how I like it. I love to hear women talk. I’ll make the salad, the seafood risotto, the rhubarb crisp, and clear the dishes, pour the wine, serve the coffee, and sit and smile. Afterward I’ll make it into a novella.
An actor entering through the door, you’ve got nothing. But if he enters through the window, you’ve got a situation
Here’s a quick lifehack for any visitors to New York. If you’ve heard or read that something is “the best” and “most popular” restaurant in New York, don’t wait til 4 hours before to try to get a reservation for a group of 8 and then blame me when they’re fully booked for the entire week.