The Perfect Brass Lamp!

The wannabe interior decorator in me is always on the hunt for the perfect furnishing accessory.   For months I’ve been searching for a brass standing lamp with a certain look,  and today in a cluttered little shop on E 77th Street   –  there it stood! Let there be light! Dana Susan Lehrman  

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My Sister Laurie

Tragically my sister Laurie has been disabled and in a nursing home for the past six months.  Tomorrow my husband and I will drive down to Maryland once again to see her.  Ten years my junior,  at age 59 she may be the youngest patient there. Laurie was strikingly beautiful and truly a Renaissance woman –  a gifted artist and an avid museum-goer,   a wonderful cook and a green thumb,  a speaker of many languages,  a reader of poetry,  a teller of jokes,  and by training and...

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Hello World!

After too many unpublished letters-to-the editor,  I guess it’s time to start blogging! Here’s hoping you’ll read my blog and encourage me! Dana Susan Lehrman

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