Author Archives: Nancy

About Nancy

Nancy Hoffmann began studying Zen Buddhism in 1992 and has dedicated this site to meditating on what she sees and believes. She is not averse to sharing laughter as well.

The 3 Musketeers Go to Basking Ridge, NJ . . .

. . .  and NJ will never be the same again! A delicious brunch and a short walk in 95-degree weather: but at least we were out of the city. Basking Ridge was like a ghost town (everyone was at … Continue reading

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Le 14 juillet: allons enfants de la patrie!! Plus, we got the World Cup!!!

   

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Perfect Mid-July Day, 2018

Again, Madison Square Park at its finest. I’m sitting at a small cafe table doing pretty much nothing. It doesn’t get better than this!   “To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, one clover and a … Continue reading

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My Birthday, 07/07/2018

It was a small, last-minute dinner at El Kallejon (209 East 117, if you want to sample some really, really tasty Mexican seafood/vegan/whatever!)

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Happy (Naked) 4th?

I was walking down 22nd St., through a few blocks of gorgeous brownstones, when I passed The Colonial Inn and saw a young Hispanic man coming down the stairs to the street. The building has a gorgeous facade and was … Continue reading

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2018 Gay Pride Parade

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Still Life

I paint/draw best and most passionately when confronted by a still life, landscape, or a posing model. I write best about a place when I am in situ, noticing details I couldn’t call up from my imagination. Art is a … Continue reading

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