I’m trying to recover after my jet lag, but I find myself getting really sleepy in the middle of the day, and then I can’t sleep at night. My hearing seems to be heightened: I can follow tiny snippets of conversations around me, and I CAN UNDERSTAND EVERYONE, so even the most mundane conversations become intensely fascinating. Today on the train, two people were talking about Christmas gifts and I was hanging on their every word. Strange.

Also, I had brunch with Jon Lackman and Ben Weiss, two of my oldest friends. Here’s a few pix from brunch and the train. Soon, more NYC landmark pix…